|Event:||UFC on Fox 1: Velasquez vs. dos Santos|
|Date:||Sat., Nov. 12, 2011|
UFC on Fox 1 is officially in the books. ‘Velasquez vs. dos Santos’-led card took place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, 12 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Junior dos Santos’s KO (Punches) victory over Cain Velasquez. In the co-main event, Benson Henderson defeated Clay Guida in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC on Fox 1 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 on Fox 1 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC on Fox 1: Velasquez vs. dos Santos, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Junior dos Santos and Ricardo Lamas, who will be leaving the Honda Center in Anaheim, California with an extra $50,000. Clay Guida Vs. Benson Henderson 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 on Fox 1 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 on Fox 1:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fox 1 event is PENDING.
UFC on Fox 1 attendance and gate
There were 11,607 fans inside the Honda Center for UFC on Fox 1 on November 12. The reported gate for the event is: $1,072,187. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.