|UFC Fight Night 34: Saffiedine vs. Lim
|Sat., Jan. 4, 2014
|Marina Bay Sands
|Marina Bay, Singapore
UFC Fight Night 34 is officially in the books. ‘Saffiedine vs. Lim’-led card took place at the Marina Bay Sands in Marina Bay, Singapore, 10 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Tarec Saffiedine’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Hyun Gyu Lim. In the co-main event, Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Sean Soriano in round 2 by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).
UFC Fight Night 34 bonus awards
Traditionally, UFC has handed out bonuses for Fight of the Night, Submission of the Night, and Knockout of the Night. The bonuses ranged from $20,000 up to $120,000. In 2014, the promotion has announced the Performance of the Night bonuses will replace the existing Knockout and Submission of the Night awards. The bonuses will be $50,000 each. There are two types of awards:
- Fight of the Night is awarded to both fighters in the most exciting fight of the night.
- Performance of the Night is awarded to fighters who put on the most thrilling individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 34 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 34: Saffiedine vs. Lim, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Max Holloway and Russell Doane, who will be leaving the Marina Bay Sands in Marina Bay, Singapore with an extra $50,000. Tarec Saffiedine Vs. Hyun Gyu Lim was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: According to Dana White, UFC is now worth around $9 billion, thanks to the deal with ESPN.
UFC Fight Night 34 fighter payouts
The salaries below are not official, but only an estimate. These payouts do not reflect the entire compensation for the event, as athletes may receive money from other undisclosed endorsements, Reebok sponsorship pay, and PPV points that some top-level fighters collect. Moreover, deductions for items such as insurance and licenses are not accounted for.
The list of fighter pay from UFC Fight Night 34:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 34 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 34 attendance and gate
There were 5,216 fans inside the Marina Bay Sands for UFC Fight Night 34 on January 4. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.