LAS VEGAS (Saturday December 12, 2015)– The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Edgar vs. Mendes took place on Friday December 12, 2015 at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The main event and prelims was aired on FOX Sports 1. To read the complete recap and official results of the event click here.
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.
Below you can find the bonuses, post fight press conference and the Reebok Sponsorship pay. The total payout for the card was $142,500 and the fighters awarded for the bonuses took an extra $50k.
The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale: Edgar vs. Mendes drew a sellout crowd for a live gate of $450,000.
The Ultimate Fighter Finale: Edgar vs. Mendes UFC Reebok Pay:
Frankie Edgar: $15,000
def. Chad Mendes: $15,000
Ryan Hall: $2,500
def. Artem Lobov: $2,500
Tony Ferguson: $10,000
def. Edson Barboza: $10,000
Evan Dunham: $15,000
def. Joe Lauzon: $15,000
Tatsuya Kawajiri: $2,500
def. Jason Knight: $2,500
Julian Erosa: $2,500
def. Marcin Wrzosek: $2,500
Gabriel Gonzaga: $20,000
vs. Konstantin Erokhin: $2,500
Ryan LaFlare: $5,000
def. Mike Pierce: $10,000
Geane Herrera: $2,500
vs. Joby Sanchez: $2,500
Chris Gruetzemacher: $2,500
def. Abner Lloveras: $2,500
The Ultimate Fighter Finale Edgar vs. Mendes post-fight bonuses:
- Fight of the Night — Edson Barboza vs. Tony Ferguson
- Performance of the Night — Frankie Edgar
- Performance of the Night — Tony Ferguson
The Ultimate Fighter Finale Edgar vs. Mendes: Post-fight Press Conference:
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