UFC Fight Night 68 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Boetsch vs. Henderson’

Event: UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs. Henderson
Date: Sat., Jun. 6, 2015
Venue: Smoothie King Center
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Total Fights: 12
Attendance: 6,231
Gate: $621,523
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 68 is officially in the books. ‘Boetsch vs. Henderson’-led card took place at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, 9 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Dan Henderson’s KO (Punches) victory over Tim Boetsch. In the co-main event, Ben Rothwell defeated Matt Mitrione in round 1 by Submission (Guillotine Choke).

You can view UFC Fight Night 68 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 68 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 most thrilling individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 68 bonus winners below:

There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 68: Boetsch vs. Henderson, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Dustin Poirier and Shawn Jordan, who will be leaving the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana with an extra $50,000. Brian Ortega Vs. Thiago Tavares 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 68 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 68:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 68 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 68 attendance and gate

There were 6,231 fans inside the Smoothie King Center for UFC Fight Night 68 on June 6. The reported gate for the event is: $621,523. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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