|Event:||UFC 19: Ultimate Young Guns|
|Date:||Fri., Mar. 5, 1999|
|Venue:||Casino Magic Bay St. Louis|
|Location:||Bay St. Louis, Mississippi|
UFC 19 is officially in the books. ‘Ultimate Young Guns’-led card took place at the Casino Magic Bay St. Louis in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, 24 years ago. The seven-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Tito Ortiz’s TKO (Punches) victory over Guy Mezger. In the co-main event, Gary Goodridge defeated Andre Roberts in round 1 by TKO (Submission to Punch).
UFC 19 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 19 bonus winners below:
There were seven fights at UFC 19: Ultimate Young Guns, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to , who will be leaving the Casino Magic Bay St. Louis in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi with an extra $50,000. was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
UFC 19 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 19:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 19 event is PENDING.
UFC 19 attendance and gate
There were Pending fans inside the Casino Magic Bay St. Louis for UFC 19 on March 5. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.