|Event:||UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields|
|Date:||Wed., Oct. 9, 2013|
|Venue:||Ginásio Jose Corrêa|
UFC Fight Night 29 is officially in the books. ‘Maia vs. Shields’-led card took place at the Ginásio Jose Corrêa in Barueri, Brazil, 10 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Jake Shields’s Decision (Split) victory over Demian Maia. In the co-main event, Dong Hyun Kim defeated Erick Silva in round 2 by KO (Punch).
UFC Fight Night 29 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 29 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Dong Hyun Kim, who will be leaving the Ginásio Jose Corrêa in Barueri, Brazil with an extra $50,000. Raphael Assuncao Vs. T.j. Dillashaw 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 29 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 29:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 29 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 29 attendance and gate
There were 6,621 fans inside the Ginásio Jose Corrêa for UFC Fight Night 29 on October 9. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.