UFC 166 bonuses: Sanchez, Melendez, Ferguson, Dodson win $60,000 bonuses

Oct 19, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Gilbert Melendez (red gloves) fights against Diego Sanchez (blue gloves) in their lightweight bout during UFC 166 at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Sports

With UFC 166 in the books, UFC president Dana White announced the winners of the fight night bonuses during the post-fight press conference. There was no surprise on who got Fight of the Night honors thanks to the incredible performance put on by ligtweight contenders Diego Sanchez and Gilbert Melendez, while John Dodson took home Knockout of the Night for his first-round win over Darrell Montague and Tony Ferguson staked his claim to submission of the night.

All four fighters earned $60,000 bonuses for their outstanding performances on the night.


Topics: Diego Sanchez, Gilbert Melendez, John Dodson, Tony Ferguson, UFC 166

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