Sunday July 24, 2016— UFC on FOX 20 took place at United Center in Chicago. The main event and prelims were aired on FOX while the early prelims were on UFC Fight Pass. To read our complete coverage of the event click here.
The Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on FOX 20 event took home their UFC Athlete Outfitting pay totaling $92,500. Felice Herrig, Eddie Winleand, Jason Knight and Jim Alers each took home $50k bonus for their performances. Herrig and Wineland were awarded Performance of the Night, and Knight and Alers were awarded Fight of the Night.
In the main event, Valentina Shevchenko (13-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) defeated former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC). Shevchenko outstruck Holm over the course of five rounds and cruised to a decision win.
In the co-main-event, Edson Barboza (18-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC) defeated Gilbert Melendez (22-6 MMA, 1-4 UFC) with his devastating leg kicks and won by Unanimous Decision.
Below you will find the Reebok Sponsorship Payout and video highlights of the event.
UFC on FOX 20 UFC Athlete Outfitting payouts:
- Valentina Shevchenko: $2,500
def. Holly Holm: $2,500
- Edson Barboza: $15,000
def. Gilbert Melendez: $5,000
- Francis Ngannou: $2,500
def. Bojan Mihajlovic: $2,500
- Felice Herrig: $2,500
def. Kailin Curran: $2,500
- Eddie Wineland: $10,000
def. Frankie Saenz: $2,500
- Darren Elkins: $10,000
def. Godofredo Pepey: $5,000
- Kamaru Usman: $2,500
def. Alexander Yakovlev: $2,500
- Michel Prazeres: $5,000
def. J.C. Cottrell: $2,500
- Alex Oliveira: $5,000
def. James Moontasri: $2,500
- Jason Knight: $2,500
def. Jim Alers: $2,500
- Luis Henrique: $2,500
def. Dmitrii Smoliakov: $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.
Holly Holm vs. Valentina Shevchenko – UFC Fight Night Highlights:
Edson Barboza vs. Gilbert Melendez – UFC Fight Night Highlights:
Francis Ngannou vs. Bojan Mihajlovic – UFC Fight Night Highlights:
Eddie Wineland vs. Frankie Saenz – UFC Fight Night Highlights:
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