UFC on Fox 15 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Machida vs. Rockhold’

Event: UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold
Date: Sat., Apr. 18, 2015
Venue: Prudential Center
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Total Fights: 11
Attendance: 13,306
Gate: $1,200,000
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC on Fox 15 is officially in the books. ‘Machida vs. Rockhold’-led card took place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, 9 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Luke Rockhold’s Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) victory over Lyoto Machida. In the co-main event, Ronaldo Souza defeated Chris Camozzi in round 1 by Submission (Armbar).

You can view UFC on Fox 15 results and full fight card.

UFC on Fox 15 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 on Fox 15 bonus winners below:

There were eleven fights at UFC on Fox 15: Machida vs. Rockhold, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Luke Rockhold and Max Holloway, who will be leaving the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey with an extra $50,000. Gian Villante Vs. Corey Anderson 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 on Fox 15 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 15:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fox 15 event is PENDING.

UFC on Fox 15 attendance and gate

There were 13,306 fans inside the Prudential Center for UFC on Fox 15 on April 18. The reported gate for the event is: $1,200,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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