|Event:||UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi 2|
|Date:||Fri., Sep. 5, 2014|
|Venue:||Foxwoods Resort Casino|
UFC Fight Night 50 is officially in the books. ‘Jacare vs. Mousasi 2’-led card took place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut, 9 years ago. The nine-fight-event featured some excellent fights and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Ronaldo Souza’s Submission (Guillotine Choke) victory over Gegard Mousasi. In the co-main event, Ben Rothwell defeated Alistair Overeem in round 1 by TKO (Punches).
UFC Fight Night 50 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 50 bonus winners below:
There were nine fights at UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi 2, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Ben Rothwell and Ronaldo Souza, who will be leaving the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut with an extra $50,000. Joe Lauzon Vs. Michael Chiesa 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 50 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 50:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 50 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 50 attendance and gate
There were 4,086 fans inside the Foxwoods Resort Casino for UFC Fight Night 50 on September 5. The reported gate for the event is: $479,620. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.