UFC Fight Night 75 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Barnett vs. Nelson’

Event: UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson
Date: Sat., Sep. 26, 2015
Venue: Saitama Super Arena
Location: Saitama, Japan
Total Fights: 10
Attendance: 10,137
Gate: Undisclosed
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 75 is officially in the books. ‘Barnett vs. Nelson’-led card took place at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, 8 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Josh Barnett’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Roy Nelson. In the co-main event, Uriah Hall defeated Gegard Mousasi in round 2 by TKO (Flying Knee and Punches).

You can view UFC Fight Night 75 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 75 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 75 bonus winners below:

There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Josh Barnett, Uriah Hall, Diego Brandao and Keita Nakamura, who will be leaving the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan with an extra $50,000. No One 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 75 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 75:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 75 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 75 attendance and gate

There were 10,137 fans inside the Saitama Super Arena for UFC Fight Night 75 on September 26. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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