UFC on Fox 26 Bonuses – Fighter Payouts for ‘Lawler vs. dos Anjos’

Event: UFC on Fox 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos
Date: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Venue: Bell MTS Place
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Total Fights: 11
Attendance: 8,862
Gate: $781,359
Buy Rate: N/A

UFC on Fox 26 is officially in the books. ‘Lawler vs. dos Anjos’-led card took place at the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada, 5 years ago. The eleven-fight-event featured some nice brawls and a several of nice finishes, punctuated by Rafael dos Anjos’s Decision (Unanimous) victory over Robbie Lawler. In the co-main event, Josh Emmett defeated Ricardo Lamas in round 1 by KO (Punch).

You can view UFC on Fox 26 results and full fight card.

UFC on Fox 26 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 best individual performance.

Let’s take a closer look at the official UFC on Fox 26 bonus winners below:

There were eleven fights at UFC on Fox 26: Lawler vs. dos Anjos, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Nordine Taleb and Alessio Di Chirico, who will be leaving the Bell MTS Place in Winnipeg, Canada with an extra $50,000. Julian Marquez Vs. Darren Stewart 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 26 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 26:


The total disclosed payroll for UFC on Fox 26 event is PENDING.

UFC on Fox 26 attendance and gate

There were 8,862 fans inside the Bell MTS Place for UFC on Fox 26 on December 16. The reported gate for the event is: $781,359. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.

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