[ads2]The UFC on FOX Sports 1 event went down without a hitch on Saturday night from Boston’s TD Garden Arena. The main event saw Chael Sonnen pull off the upset submission win over former champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua. The co-main event saw Travis Browne survive an initial onslaught to KO Alistair Overeem in the very first round.
There were five fighters who earned bonus money for their performances:
- Travis Browne-“KO of the Night”
- Matt Brown-“KO of the Night”(Knocked out Mike Pyle)
- Michael McDonald-“Fight of the Night” and “Submission of the Night”
- Brad Pickett-“Fight of the Night”
- Chael Sonnen-“Submission of the Night”
The amount awarded was not announced, but the standard amount for UFC events lately has been $50,000. Stay tuned to ProMMAnow.com for more UFC Fight Night 26 news and coverage.