UFC Fight Night 46 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘McGregor vs. Brandao’

Event: UFC Fight Night 46: McGregor vs. Brandao
Date: Sat., Jul. 19, 2014
Venue: The O2
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Total Fights: 10
Attendance: 9,500
Gate: $1,400,000
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 46 is officially in the books. ‘McGregor vs. Brandao’-led card took place at the The O2 in Dublin, Ireland, 9 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Conor McGregor’s TKO (Punches) victory over Diego Brandao. In the co-main event, Gunnar Nelson defeated Zak Cummings in round 2 by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).

You can view UFC Fight Night 46 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 46 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 best individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 46 bonus winners below:

There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 46: McGregor vs. Brandao, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson, who will be leaving the The O2 in Dublin, Ireland with an extra $50,000. Cathal Pendred Vs. Mike King was awarded the Fight of the Night.

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UFC Fight Night 46 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 46:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 46 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 46 attendance and gate

There were 9,500 fans inside the The O2 for UFC Fight Night 46 on July 19. The reported gate for the event is: $1,400,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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