|Event:||UFC 200: Tate vs. Nunes|
|Date:||Sat., Jul. 9, 2016|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
UFC 200 is officially in the books. ‘Tate vs. Nunes’-led card took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, 7 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Amanda Nunes’s Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) victory over Miesha Tate. In the co-main event, Brock Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt in round 3 by No Contest (Overturned by Nevada Athletic Commission).
UFC 200 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 200 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC 200: Tate vs. Nunes, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Amanda Nunes, Cain Velasquez, Joe Lauzon and Gegard Mousasi, who will be leaving the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. No One 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 200 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 200:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 200 event is PENDING.
UFC 200 attendance and gate
There were 18,202 fans inside the T-Mobile Arena for UFC 200 on July 9. The reported gate for the event is: $10,700,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 1,009,000.