|Event:||The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber|
|Date:||Fri., Dec. 11, 2015|
|Venue:||The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale is officially in the books. ‘Team McGregor vs. Team Faber’-led card took place at the The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada, 7 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some great fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Frankie Edgar’s KO (Punch) victory over Chad Mendes. In the co-main event, Ryan Hall defeated Artem Lobov in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
The Ultimate Fighter 22 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 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 The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Frankie Edgar and Tony Ferguson, who will be leaving the The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Tony Ferguson Vs. Edson Barboza was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
The Ultimate Fighter 22 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 22 Finale:
The total disclosed payroll for The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale event is PENDING.
The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale attendance and gate
There were 1,800 fans inside the The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan for The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale on December 11. The reported gate for the event is: $450,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.