|Event:||UFC Fight Night 129: Maia vs. Usman|
|Date:||Sat., May. 19, 2018|
UFC Fight Night 129 is officially in the books. ‘Maia vs. Usman’-led card took place at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, 5 years ago. The thirteen-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Kamaru Usman’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Demian Maia. In the co-main event, Tatiana Suarez defeated Alexa Grasso in round 1 by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).
UFC Fight Night 129 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 129 bonus winners below:
There were thirteen fights at UFC Fight Night 129: Maia vs. Usman, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Claudio Puelles and Gabriel Benitez, who will be leaving the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile with an extra $50,000. Andrea Lee Vs. Veronica Macedo 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 129 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 129:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 129 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 129 attendance and gate
There were 11,082 fans inside the Movistar Arena for UFC Fight Night 129 on May 19. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.