|Event:||UFC on FX 6: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson|
|Date:||Sat., Dec. 15, 2012|
|Venue:||Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre|
UFC on FX 6 is officially in the books. ‘Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson’-led card took place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Queensland, Australia, 10 years ago. The ten-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a bunch of nice finishes, punctuated by Ross Pearson’s TKO (Punches) victory over George Sotiropoulos. In the co-main event, Robert Whittaker defeated Bradley Scott in round 3 by Decision (Unanimous).
UFC on FX 6 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 FX 6 bonus winners below:
There were ten fights at UFC on FX 6: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson, only four athletes received the bonuses. The Performance of the Night bonus went to Pat Barry and TJ Waldburger, who will be leaving the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Queensland, Australia with an extra $50,000. Jared Papazian Vs. Tim Elliott was awarded the Fight of the Night.
Did you know: The first knockout, submission, and fight of the night bonuses were awarded at UFC 70 in 2007.
UFC on FX 6 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 FX 6:
The total disclosed payroll for UFC on FX 6 event is PENDING.
UFC on FX 6 attendance and gate
There were 5,133 fans inside the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre for UFC on FX 6 on December 15. The reported gate for the event is: $900,000. The buyrate and viewership data is: N/A.