|UFC on Fuel TV 10: Nogueira vs. Werdum
|Sat., Jun. 8, 2013
|Ginásio Paulo Sarasate
UFC on Fuel TV 10 is officially in the books. ‘Nogueira vs. Werdum’-led card took place at the Ginásio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil, 10 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Fabricio Werdum’s Submission (Armbar) victory over Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. In the co-main event, Leonardo Santos defeated William Macario in round 2 by Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke).
UFC on Fuel TV 10 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 on Fuel TV 10 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC on Fuel TV 10: Nogueira vs. Werdum, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Thiago Silva and Erick Silva, who will be leaving the Ginásio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil with an extra $50,000. Thiago Silva Vs. Rafael Cavalcante was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: According to Dana White, UFC is now worth around $9 billion, thanks to the deal with ESPN.
UFC on Fuel TV 10 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 on Fuel TV 10:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fuel TV 10 event is PENDING.
UFC on Fuel TV 10 attendance and gate
There were 6,286 fans inside the Ginásio Paulo Sarasate for UFC on Fuel TV 10 on June 8. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.