|Event:||UFC 111: St-Pierre vs. Hardy|
|Date:||Sat., Mar. 27, 2010|
|Location:||Newark, New Jersey|
UFC 111 is officially in the books. ‘St-Pierre vs. Hardy’-led card took place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, 13 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Georges St. Pierre’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Dan Hardy. In the co-main event, Shane Carwin defeated Frank Mir in round 1 by KO (Punches).
UFC 111 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 111 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC 111: St-Pierre vs. Hardy, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Shane Carwin and Kurt Pellegrino, who will be leaving the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey with an extra $50,000. Rodney Wallace Vs. Jared Hamman 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 111 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 111:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 111 event is PENDING.
UFC 111 attendance and gate
There were 17,000 fans inside the Prudential Center for UFC 111 on March 27. The reported gate for the event is: $4,000,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 770,000.