|Event:||UFC 12: Judgement Day|
|Date:||Fri., Feb. 7, 1997|
|Venue:||Dothan Civic Center|
UFC 12 is officially in the books. ‘Judgement Day’-led card took place at the Dothan Civic Center in Dothan, Alabama, 26 years ago. The nine-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Mark Coleman’s Submission (Neck Crank) victory over Dan Severn. In the co-main event, Vitor Belfort defeated Scott Ferrozzo in round 1 by TKO (Punches).
UFC 12 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 best individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC 12 bonus winners below:
There were nine fights at UFC 12: Judgement Day, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to , who will be leaving the Dothan Civic Center in Dothan, Alabama with an extra $50,000. was awarded the Fight of the Night.
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UFC 12 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 12:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 12 event is PENDING.
UFC 12 attendance and gate
There were 3,100 fans inside the Dothan Civic Center for UFC 12 on February 7. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: 122,000.