|Event:||UFC on Fox 16: Dillashaw vs. Barão 2|
|Date:||Sat., Jul. 25, 2015|
UFC on Fox 16 is officially in the books. ‘Dillashaw vs. Barão 2’-led card took place at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois, 7 years ago. The twelve-fight-event featured some great fights and a few of nice finishes, punctuated by T.J. Dillashaw’s TKO (Punches) victory over Renan Barao. In the co-main event, Miesha Tate defeated Jessica Eye in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC on Fox 16 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 on Fox 16 bonus winners below:
There were twelve fights at UFC on Fox 16: Dillashaw vs. Barão 2, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to T.J. Dillashaw and Tom Lawlor, who will be leaving the United Center in Chicago, Illinois with an extra $50,000. Edson Barboza Vs. Paul Felder was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: Zuffa purchased the UFC in 2001 from Semaphore Entertainment Group for $2 million.
UFC on Fox 16 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 16:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fox 16 event is PENDING.
UFC on Fox 16 attendance and gate
There were 11,663 fans inside the United Center for UFC on Fox 16 on July 25. The reported gate for the event is: $1,200,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.