|UFC Fight Night 56: Shogun vs. Saint Preux
|Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
|Ginásio Municipal Tancredo Neves
UFC Fight Night 56 is officially in the books. ‘Shogun vs. Saint Preux’-led card took place at the Ginásio Municipal Tancredo Neves in Uberlandia, Brazil, 9 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Ovince St. Preux’s KO (Punches) victory over Mauricio Rua. In the co-main event, Warlley Alves defeated Alan Jouban in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC Fight Night 56 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 best 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 56 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 56: Shogun vs. Saint Preux, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Ovince St. Preux and Leandro Silva, who will be leaving the Ginásio Municipal Tancredo Neves in Uberlandia, Brazil with an extra $50,000. Thomas Almeida Vs. Tim Gorman was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: The first knockout, submission, and fight of the night bonuses were awarded at UFC 70 in 2007.
UFC Fight Night 56 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 56:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 56 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 56 attendance and gate
There were 5,671 fans inside the Ginásio Municipal Tancredo Neves for UFC Fight Night 56 on November 8. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.