|Event:||UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill|
|Date:||Sat., May. 28, 2011|
|Venue:||MGM Grand Garden Arena|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
UFC 130 is officially in the books. ‘Rampage vs. Hamill’-led card took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, 12 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some great fights and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Quinton Jackson’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Matt Hamill. In the co-main event, Frank Mir defeated Roy Nelson in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC 130 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 most thrilling individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC 130 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Travis Browne and Gleison Tibau, who will be leaving the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Brian Stann Vs. Jorge Santiago was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
UFC 130 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 130:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 130 event is PENDING.
UFC 130 attendance and gate
There were 12,753 fans inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena for UFC 130 on May 28. The reported gate for the event is: $2,580,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 325,000.