Sunday August 7, 2016— UFC Fight Night 92 took place on Saturday at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City. The event aired on FS1 while the early prelims were on UFC Fight Pass.
To read our complete coverage of the event click here.
UFC Fight Night 92 event had an announced attendance of 6,689 fans for a live gate of $481,033. The fighters took home their Reebok Sponsorship Payout totaling $137,500.
The fighters that took home their bonuses were Yair Rodriguez, Alex Caceres, Marcin Tybura and Teruto Ishihara each earned $50k. Tybura and Ishihara earned “Performance of the Night,” Rodriguez and Caceres took home “Fight of the Night.”
Yair Rodriguez (9-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC) took on Alex Caceres (12-9 MMA, 7-7 UFC) defeating him by split-decision win. Caceres took home $10,000 and Rodriguez is still on the program’s first payment tier and earned $2,500. The top earners were Thales Leites (26-6 MMA, 11-5 UFC) who earned $15,000 for his third-round submission win over Chris Camozzi (24-11 MMA, 9-8 UFC), who also took home $15,000.
UFC Fight Night 92 UFC Athlete Outfitting payouts:
- Yair Rodriguez: $2,500
def. Alex Caceres: $10,000
- Dennis Bermudez: $10,000
def. Rony Jason: $5,000
- Thales Leites: $15,000
def. Chris Camozzi: $15,000
- Santiago Ponzinibbio: $5,000
def. Zak Cummings: $5,000
- Trevor Smith: $10,000
def. Joseph Gigliotti: $2,500
- Maryna Moroz: $2,500
def. Danielle Taylor: $2,500
- Court McGee: $10,000
def. Dominique Steele: $2,500
- Marcin Tybura: $2,500
def. Viktor Pesta: $2,500 vs.
- David Teymur: $2,500
def. Jason Novelli: $2,500
- Teruto Ishihara: $2,500
def. Horacio Gutierrez: $2,500
- Cub Swanson: $15,000
def. Tatsuya Kawajiri: $5,000
- Justin Ledet: $2,500
def. Chase Sherman: $2,500
Under the new sponsorship deal with Reebok, here are the program’s payout tiers: 1-5 bouts receive $2,500, 6-10 bouts get $5,000, 11-15 bouts earn $10,000, 16-20 bouts pocket $15,000, 21 bouts and more get $20,000. Champions earn $40,000 while title challengers get $30,000. UFC fighters will also receive payments amounting to 20-30 percent of any UFC merchandise sold that bears their likeness, according to officials.
Yair Rodriguez vs. Alex Caceres – UFC Fight Night 92 highlights:
Thales Leites vs. Chris Camozzi – UFC Fight Night 92 highlights:
Dennis Bermudez vs. Rony Jason – UFC Fight Night 92 highlights:
Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Zak Cummings – UFC Fight Night 92:
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