|Event:||UFC 58: USA vs. Canada|
|Date:||Sat., Mar. 4, 2006|
|Venue:||Mandalay Bay Events Center|
|Location:||Las Vegas, Nevada|
UFC 58 is officially in the books. ‘USA vs. Canada’-led card took place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, 16 years ago. The eight-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Rich Franklin’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over David Loiseau. In the co-main event, Mike Swick defeated Steve Vigneault in round 1 by Submission (Guillotine Choke).
UFC 58 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 58 bonus winners below:
There were eight fights at UFC 58: USA vs. Canada, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to , who will be leaving the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. No One 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 58 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 58:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC 58 event is PENDING.
UFC 58 attendance and gate
There were 9,569 fans inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center for UFC 58 on March 4. The reported gate for the event is: $1,758,450. The buyrate and viewership data is: 300,000.