|Event:||UFC on Fox 24: Johnson vs. Reis|
|Date:||Sat., Apr. 15, 2017|
|Location:||Kansas City, Missouri|
UFC on Fox 24 is officially in the books. ‘Johnson vs. Reis’-led card took place at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, 5 years ago. The thirteen-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Demetrious Johnson’s Submission (Armbar) victory over Wilson Reis. In the co-main event, Rose Namajunas defeated Michelle Waterson in round 2 by Submission (Rear-Naked Choke).
UFC on Fox 24 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 24 bonus winners below:
There were thirteen fights at UFC on Fox 24: Johnson vs. Reis, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Demetrious Johnson and Robert Whittaker, who will be leaving the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri with an extra $50,000. Tim Elliott Vs. Louis Smolka 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 24 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 24:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fox 24 event is PENDING.
UFC on Fox 24 attendance and gate
There were 12,171 fans inside the Sprint Center for UFC on Fox 24 on April 15. The reported gate for the event is: $1,081,193. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.