|Event:||UFC Fight Night 127: Werdum vs. Volkov|
|Date:||Sat., Mar. 17, 2018|
|Venue:||The O 2 Arena|
UFC Fight Night 127 is officially in the books. ‘Werdum vs. Volkov’-led card took place at the The O 2 Arena in London, England, 5 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Alexander Volkov’s KO (Punches) victory over Fabricio Werdum. In the co-main event, Jan Blachowicz defeated Jimi Manuwa in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC Fight Night 127 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 best individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 127 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 127: Werdum vs. Volkov, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Alexander Volkov and Paul Craig, who will be leaving the The O 2 Arena in London, England with an extra $50,000. Jan Blachowicz Vs. Jimi Manuwa 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 127 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 127:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 127 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 127 attendance and gate
There were 16,274 fans inside the The O 2 Arena for UFC Fight Night 127 on March 17. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.