|Event:||UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou|
|Date:||Wed., Jan. 15, 2014|
|Venue:||The Arena at Gwinnett Center|
UFC Fight Night 35 is officially in the books. ‘Rockhold vs. Philippou’-led card took place at the The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, 9 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Luke Rockhold’s KO (Kick to the Body) victory over Costas Philippou. In the co-main event, Brad Tavares defeated Lorenz Larkin in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC Fight Night 35 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 best individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 35 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Luke Rockhold and Cole Miller, who will be leaving the The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia with an extra $50,000. Yoel Romero Vs. Derek Brunson was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: According to Dana White, UFC is now worth around $9 billion, thanks to the deal with ESPN.
UFC Fight Night 35 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 35:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 35 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 35 attendance and gate
There were 5,822 fans inside the The Arena at Gwinnett Center for UFC Fight Night 35 on January 15. The reported gate for the event is: $231,951. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.