UFC Fight Night 49 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Henderson vs. dos Anjos’

Event: UFC Fight Night 49: Henderson vs. dos Anjos
Date: Sat., Aug. 23, 2014
Venue: BOK Center
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Total Fights: 11
Attendance: 7,119
Gate: $452,075
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC Fight Night 49 is officially in the books. ‘Henderson vs. dos Anjos’-led card took place at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, 9 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Rafael dos Anjos’s KO (Punch) victory over Benson Henderson. In the co-main event, Jordan Mein defeated Mike Pyle in round 1 by TKO (Punches).

You can view UFC Fight Night 49 results and full fight card.

UFC Fight Night 49 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 49 bonus winners below:

There were eleven fights at UFC Fight Night 49: Henderson vs. dos Anjos, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Rafael dos Anjos, Jordan Mein, Thales Leites and Ben Saunders, who will be leaving the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma with an extra $50,000. There Was Not Fight Of The Night Bonuses Given Out. 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 49 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 49:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 49 event is PENDING.

UFC Fight Night 49 attendance and gate

There were 7,119 fans inside the BOK Center for UFC Fight Night 49 on August 23. The reported gate for the event is: $452,075. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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