|Event:||The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale: Team Edgar vs. Team Penn|
|Date:||Sun., Jul. 6, 2014|
|Venue:||Mandalay Bay Events Center|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale is officially in the books. ‘Team Edgar vs. Team Penn’-led card took place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, 8 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some great fights and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Frankie Edgar’s TKO (Punches) victory over B.J. Penn. In the co-main event, Corey Anderson defeated Matt Van Buren in round 1 by TKO (Punches).
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale 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 The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale bonus winners below:
There were eleven fights at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale: Team Edgar vs. Team Penn, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Adriano Martins and Leandro Issa, who will be leaving the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Leandro Issa Vs. Jumabieke Tuerxun was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Reebok sponsorship pay can range from $3,500 per fight to $40,000, depending on athletes' tenure. This deal ends in March 2021.
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale 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 The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale:
The total disclosed payroll for The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale event is PENDING.
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale attendance and gate
There were 6,500 fans inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center for The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale on July 6. The reported gate for the event is: $835,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.