UFC Fight Night 71 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Mir vs. Duffee’

Event: UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee
Date: Wed., Jul. 15, 2015
Venue: Valley View Casino Center
Location: San Diego, California
Total Fights: 12
Attendance: 5,471
Gate: $412,000
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 71 is officially in the books. ‘Mir vs. Duffee’-led card took place at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California, 9 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Frank Mir’s KO (Punch) victory over Todd Duffee. In the co-main event, Tony Ferguson defeated Josh Thomson in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).

You can view UFC Fight Night 71 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 71 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 71 bonus winners below:

There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Frank Mir and Tony Ferguson, who will be leaving the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California with an extra $50,000. Alan Jouban Vs. Matt Dwyer was awarded the Fight of the Night.

Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.

UFC Fight Night 71 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 71:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 71 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 71 attendance and gate

There were 5,471 fans inside the Valley View Casino Center for UFC Fight Night 71 on July 15. The reported gate for the event is: $412,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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