|Event:||UFC Fight Night 20: Maynard vs. Diaz|
|Date:||Mon., Jan. 11, 2010|
UFC Fight Night 20 is officially in the books. ‘Maynard vs. Diaz’-led card took place at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia, 13 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Gray Maynard’s Decision (Split) victory over Nate Diaz. In the co-main event, Evan Dunham defeated Efrain Escudero in round 3 by Submission (Armbar).
UFC Fight Night 20 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 20 bonus winners below:
There were eleven fights at UFC Fight Night 20: Maynard vs. Diaz, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Gerald Harris and Evan Dunham, who will be leaving the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia with an extra $50,000. Tom Lawlor Vs. Aaron Simpson was awarded the Fight of the Night.
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UFC Fight Night 20 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 20:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 20 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 20 attendance and gate
There were 8,078 fans inside the Patriot Center for UFC Fight Night 20 on January 11. The reported gate for the event is: $753,962. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.