FightBook MMA has your UFC on ESPN+ 24: Curtis Blaydes vs Junior Dos Santos results, bonuses and Reebok Sponsorship Payout.
The event took place on Saturday, January 25th at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C and streamed on ESPN+. The event drew an announced 14,533 fans for a live gate of $1,303,320. UFC officials announced the figures following the event.
In the main event, Curtis Blaydes who’s a wrestling specialist was able to defeat Dos Santos by landing a devastating punch in the second round to win by TKO. In the co-main event, Michael Chiesa was able to defeat dos Anjos after three rounds by unanimous decision.
Herbert Burns, Alex Perez, Brett Johns, and Tony Gravely each earned an extra $50k in bonuses. Burns and Perez each took Performance of the Night while Johns vs. Gravely earned Fight of the Night. UFC officials announced the winners after the event.
Fighters took home their Reebok Sponsorship Payout totaling $169,000. Coming on top of the list was Junior Dos Santos, Rafael dos Anjos and Nik Lentz taking home $20k.
Fighters with 1-3 bouts receive $3,500 per appearance; 4-10 bouts get $5,000; 11-15 bouts earn $10,000; 16-20 bouts pocket $15,000; and 21 bouts and more get $20,000. Additionally, champions earn $40,000 while title challengers get $30,000. Also, UFC fighters will receive in perpetuity royalty payments amounting to 20-30 percent of any UFC merchandise sold that bears their likeness, according to officials.
UFC on ESPN+ 24 Reebok Sponsorship Payout includes:
- Curtis Blaydes: $10,000
- Junior Dos Santos: $20,000
- Michael Chiesa: $10,000
- Rafael dos Anjos: $20,000
- Alex Perez: $5,000
- Jordan Espinosa: $3,500
- Angela Hill: $10,000
- Hannah Cifers: $4,000
- Jamahal Hill: $3,500
- Darko Stosic: $4,000
- Bevon Lewis: $3,500
- Dequan Townsend: $3,500
- Arnold Allen: $5,000
- Nik Lentz: $20,000
- Justine Kish: $4,000
- Lucie Pudilova: $5,000
- Montel Jackson: $4,000
- Felipe Colares: $3,500
- Sara McMann: $10,000
- Lina Lansberg: $5,000
- Brett Johns: $5,000
- Tony Gravely: $3,500
- Herbert Burns: $3,500
- Nate Landwehr: $3,500
UFC on ESPN+ 24 results include:
- Curtis Blaydes def. Junior Dos Santos via TKO (punches) in Round 2, 1:06
- Michael Chiesa def. Rafael dos Anjos via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
- Alex Perez def. Jordan Espinosa via submission (arm-triangle choke) in Round 1, 2:33
- Angela Hill def. Hannah Cifers via TKO (punches) in Round 2, 4:26
- Jamahal Hill def. Darko Stosic via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27)
- Bevon Lewis def. Dequan Townsend via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Arnold Allen def. Nik Lentz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
- Justine Kish def. Lucie Pudilova via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Montel Jackson def. Felipe Colares via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-25)
- Sara McMann def. Lina Lansberg via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-25)
- Brett Johns def. Tony Gravely via submission (rear-naked choke) in Round 3, 2:53
- Herbert Burns def. Nate Landwehr via knockout (knee) in Round 1, 2:43
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