|Event:||UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader|
|Date:||Wed., Sep. 4, 2013|
|Location:||Belo Horizonte, Brazil|
UFC Fight Night 28 is officially in the books. ‘Teixeira vs. Bader’-led card took place at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 10 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some great fights and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Glover Teixeira’s TKO (Punches) victory over Ryan Bader. In the co-main event, Ronaldo Souza defeated Yushin Okami in round 1 by TKO (Punches).
UFC Fight Night 28 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 most thrilling individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 28 bonus winners below:
There were eleven fights at UFC Fight Night 28: Teixeira vs. Bader, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Glover Teixeira and Piotr Hallmann, who will be leaving the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil with an extra $50,000. Rafael Natal Vs. Tor Troeng was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Reebok sponsorship pay can range from $3,500 per fight to $40,000, depending on athletes' tenure. This deal ends in March 2021.
UFC Fight Night 28 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 28:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 28 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 28 attendance and gate
There were 5,126 fans inside the Mineirinho Arena for UFC Fight Night 28 on September 4. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.