|Event:||UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi|
|Date:||Sat., Apr. 25, 2015|
|Location:||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
UFC 186 is officially in the books. ‘Johnson vs. Horiguchi’-led card took place at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 7 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Demetrious Johnson’s Submission (Armbar) victory over Kyoji Horiguchi. In the co-main event, Quinton Jackson defeated Fabio Maldonado in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC 186 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 best individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC 186 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Demetrious Johnson and Thomas Almeida, who will be leaving the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada with an extra $50,000. Chad Laprise Vs. Bryan Barberena was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Reebok sponsorship pay can range from $3,500 per fight to $40,000, depending on athletes' tenure. This deal ends in March 2021.
UFC 186 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 186:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 186 event is PENDING.
UFC 186 attendance and gate
There were 10,154 fans inside the Bell Centre for UFC 186 on April 25. The reported gate for the event is: $668,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 125,000.