|Event:||UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov|
|Date:||Fri., Dec. 9, 2016|
|Venue:||Times Union Center|
|Location:||Albany, New York|
UFC Fight Night 102 is officially in the books. ‘Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov’-led card took place at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York, 6 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Derrick Lewis’s TKO (Punches) victory over Shamil Abdurakhimov. In the co-main event, Francis Ngannou defeated Anthony Hamilton in round 1 by Submission (Kimura).
UFC Fight Night 102 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 most thrilling individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 102 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Francis Ngannou and Gerald Meerschaert, who will be leaving the Times Union Center in Albany, New York with an extra $50,000. Gian Villante Vs. Saparbek Safarov 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 Fight Night 102 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 Fight Night 102:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 102 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 102 attendance and gate
There were 6,216 fans inside the Times Union Center for UFC Fight Night 102 on December 9. The reported gate for the event is: $411,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.