|Event:||UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2|
|Date:||Sat., Jun. 4, 2016|
UFC 199 is officially in the books. ‘Rockhold vs. Bisping 2’-led card took place at the The Forum in Inglewood, California, 6 years ago. The thirteen-fight-event featured some great fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Michael Bisping’s KO (Punches) victory over Luke Rockhold. In the co-main event, Dominick Cruz defeated Urijah Faber in round 5 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC 199 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 199 bonus winners below:
There were thirteen fights at UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson, who will be leaving the The Forum in Inglewood, California with an extra $50,000. Polo Reyes Vs. Dong Hyun Kim 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 199 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 199:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 199 event is PENDING.
UFC 199 attendance and gate
There were 15,587 fans inside the The Forum for UFC 199 on June 4. The reported gate for the event is: $2,168,675. The buyrate and viewership data is: 283,000-320,000.