UFC award $75,000 Invincible bonusesPosted on April 10, 2010, 05:35 PM by Anton Gurevich
Ultimate fighting Championship awarded a huge $75,000 bonuses to Rafael Dos Anjos, DeMarques Johnson, Mark Munoz and Kendall Grove for their performances at UFC 112: Invincible in Abu Dhabi.
Decorated Wrestling Champion and Black House product Mark Munoz scored a very impressive comeback victory against Kendall Grove, who dominated the fight in the early minutes. Munoz adjusted his gameplan during the fight, defeating Grove via a vicious Ground and Pound in the second round of the bout. Both fighters were awarded the ”Fight of the Night" prize money for their performances.
Rafael Dos Anjos was awarded a "Submission of the Night", as the Ultimate Fighter 9 finalist DeMarques Johnson received the prestigious "Knockout of the Night" award. Johnson delivered a devastating kick to "Bad" Brad Blackburn's body, earning him a second consecutive victory inside the Octagon. Rafael Dos Anjos added a famous victory over Terry Etim to his record, by submitting the talented British grappler via a perfect armbar in the second round of the fight. Both youngsters continue their ways in the UFC with a very bright future ahead of them.
UFC 112 bonuses are by $10,000 bigger than UFC 111, where Shane Carwin, Kurt Pellegrino, Jared Hamman and Rodney Wallace banked extra $65K for their performances.