|Event:||UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey|
|Date:||Fri., Dec. 30, 2016|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
UFC 207 is officially in the books. ‘Nunes vs. Rousey’-led card took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, 6 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Amanda Nunes’s TKO (Punches) victory over Ronda Rousey. In the co-main event, Cody Garbrandt defeated Dominick Cruz in round 5 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC 207 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 207 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Amanda Nunes and Alex Garcia, who will be leaving the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Cody Garbrandt Vs. Dominick Cruz was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
UFC 207 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 207:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 207 event is PENDING.
UFC 207 attendance and gate
There were 18,533 fans inside the T-Mobile Arena for UFC 207 on December 30. The reported gate for the event is: $4,750,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: 1,100,000.