UFC Fight Night 85 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Hunt vs. Mir’

Event: UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir
Date: Sat., Mar. 19, 2016
Venue: Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Total Fights: 12
Attendance: 9,552
Gate: $1,000,000
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 85 is officially in the books. ‘Hunt vs. Mir’-led card took place at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia, 8 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Mark Hunt’s KO (Punch) victory over Frank Mir. In the co-main event, Neil Magny defeated Hector Lombard in round 3 by TKO (Punches).

You can view UFC Fight Night 85 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 85 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 most thrilling individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 85 bonus winners below:

There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 85: Hunt vs. Mir, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Mark Hunt and Neil Magny, who will be leaving the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia with an extra $50,000. Jake Matthews Vs. Johnny Case 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 85 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 85:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 85 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 85 attendance and gate

There were 9,552 fans inside the Brisbane Entertainment Centre for UFC Fight Night 85 on March 19. The reported gate for the event is: $1,000,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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