$70,000 Bonuses for Diego Sanchez, Paulo Thiago, Daniel Roberts and Cain VelasquezPosted on October 24, 2010, 12:12 AM by Anton Gurevich
$70,000 UFC 121 Bonuses:
- Fight of the Night: Diego Sanchez vs. Paulo Thiago
- Submission of the Night: Daniel Roberts
- Knockout of the Night: Cain Velasquez
Attendance: 14,856 with a gate of $2.15 million
UFC 121 can be easily labeled by the Ultimate Fighting Championship officials as success. Diego Sanchez and Paulo Thiago fought in what was a great display of technique and determination, as Daniel "Ninja" Roberts impressively submitted Mike "The Joker" Guymon via an armbar. Newly crowned UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez will add a hefty 70,000-dollar bonus to his fighting purse, after hammering Brock Lesnar in the first round.