|Event:||UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II|
|Date:||Sat., Aug. 11, 2012|
UFC 150 is officially in the books. ‘Henderson vs. Edgar II’-led card took place at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, 11 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Benson Henderson’s Decision (Split) victory over Frankie Edgar. In the co-main event, Donald Cerrone defeated Melvin Guillard in round 1 by KO (Head Kick and Punch).
UFC 150 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 150 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Donald Cerrone and Dennis Bermudez, who will be leaving the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado with an extra $50,000. Donald Cerrone Vs. Melvin Guillard 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 150 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 150:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 150 event is PENDING.
UFC 150 attendance and gate
There were 13,027 fans inside the Pepsi Center for UFC 150 on August 11. The reported gate for the event is: $619,955. The buyrate and viewership data is: 190,000.