|Event:||UFC Fight Night 66: Edgar vs. Faber|
|Date:||Sat., May. 16, 2015|
|Venue:||Mall of Asia Arena|
UFC Fight Night 66 is officially in the books. ‘Edgar vs. Faber’-led card took place at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines, 8 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by Frankie Edgar’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Urijah Faber. In the co-main event, Gegard Mousasi defeated Costas Philippou in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC Fight Night 66 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 most thrilling individual performance.
Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC Fight Night 66 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC Fight Night 66: Edgar vs. Faber, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Neil Magny and Jon Tuck, who will be leaving the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines with an extra $50,000. Jon Delos Reyes Vs. Roldan Sangcha-an was awarded the Fight of the Night.
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UFC Fight Night 66 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 66:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC Fight Night 66 event is PENDING.
UFC Fight Night 66 attendance and gate
There were 13,446 fans inside the Mall of Asia Arena for UFC Fight Night 66 on May 16. The reported gate for the event is: Undisclosed. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.