UFC 164 Fighter Bonuses: Chad Mendes Leads the Way with Knockout of Clay Guida
The Ultimate Fighting Championship handed out $50,000 post-fight bonuses to four fighters following UFC 164 on Saturday at Milwaukee’s Bradley Center.
Newly crowned lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis, Chad Mendes, Pascal Krauss, and Hyun Gyu Lim took home the bonuses.“Knockout of the Night” honors went to Chad Mendes for his third-round knockout of veteran Clay Guida. In doing so, Mendes becomes the first fighter to score a knockout over Guida.
Lim and Krauss took home “Fight of the Night” for their thrilling preliminary bout that helped set the tone for the main card highlights.UFC 164: Henderson vs. Pettis 2 Live Gate and AttendanceIn addition to defeating Benson Henderson for a second time in order to capture the UFC lightweight championship, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis added “Submission of the Night” honors to his memorable performance.
27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" codebase="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=9,0,47,0">The event drew 9,178 spectators at the HMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, garnering gate receipts totaling $907,116.