UFC 94 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘St-Pierre vs. Penn 2’

Event: UFC 94: St-Pierre vs. Penn 2
Date: Sat., Jan. 31, 2009
Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena [1]
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Total Fights: 10
Attendance: 14,885
Gate: $4,290,020
Buy Rate: 920,000

UFC 94 is officially in the books. ‘St-Pierre vs. Penn 2’-led card took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena [1] in Las Vegas, Nevada, 14 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Georges St. Pierre’s TKO (Corner Stoppage) victory over B.J. Penn. In the co-main event, Lyoto Machida defeated Thiago Silva in round 1 by KO (Punches).

You can view UFC 94 results and full fight card.

UFC 94 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 94 bonus winners below:

There were ten fights at UFC 94: St-Pierre vs. Penn 2, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Lyoto Machida, who will be leaving the MGM Grand Garden Arena [1] in Las Vegas, Nevada with an extra $50,000. Clay Guida Vs. Nate Diaz And John Howard Vs. Chris Wilson 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 94 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 94:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC 94 event is PENDING.

UFC 94 attendance and gate

There were 14,885 fans inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena [1] for UFC 94 on January 31. The reported gate for the event is: $4,290,020. The buyrate and viewership data is: 920,000.

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