|Event:||UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira|
|Date:||Sun., May. 28, 2017|
UFC Fight Night 109 is officially in the books. ‘Gustafsson vs. Teixeira’-led card took place at the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden, 5 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Alexander Gustafsson’s KO (Punches) victory over Glover Teixeira. In the co-main event, Volkan Oezdemir defeated Misha Cirkunov in round 1 by KO (Punch).
UFC Fight Night 109 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 Fight Night 109 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Bojan Veli?kovic and Damir Hadzovic, who will be leaving the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden with an extra $50,000. Alexander Gustafsson Vs. Glover Teixeira was awarded the Fight of the Night.
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UFC Fight Night 109 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 109:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 109 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 109 attendance and gate
There were 12,668 fans inside the Ericsson Globe for UFC Fight Night 109 on May 28. The reported gate for the event is: $1,920,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.