|Event:||UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2|
|Date:||Sat., Oct. 8, 2016|
UFC 204 is officially in the books. ‘Bisping vs. Henderson 2’-led card took place at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England, 7 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some great fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Michael Bisping’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Dan Henderson. In the co-main event, Gegard Mousasi defeated Vitor Belfort in round 2 by TKO (Punches).
UFC 204 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 most exciting 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 204 bonus winners below:
There were eleven fights at UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Jimi Manuwa and Iuri Alcantara, who will be leaving the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England with an extra $50,000. Michael Bisping Vs. Dan Henderson 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 204 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 204:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 204 event is PENDING.
UFC 204 attendance and gate
There were 16,000 fans inside the Manchester Arena for UFC 204 on October 8. The reported gate for the event is: $1,960,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 290,000.