Four men were awarded post-fight bonuses on Saturday night at UFC on FX 7, as Vitor Belfort, Ildemar Alcantara, C.B. Dollaway and Daniel Sarafian each pocketed an extra $50,000.

Belfort (Pictured, file photo) earned “Knockout of the Night” honors for his second-round stoppage of Michael Bisping in the evening’s main event, and Alcantara took home “Submission of the Night” for his kneebar finish of Brazilian countryman Wagner Prado. Co-headliners Dollaway and Sarafian saw their three-round middleweight showdown dubbed “Fight of the Night” at Geraldo Jose de Almeida State Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Though he would finish his fight in emphatic fashion, Belfort appeared tentative in the opening minutes of his middleweight main event before catching “The Count” with a hard head kick to end round one. The sequence would repeat itself not long after in round two, though this time Bisping would not recover. “The Phenom” pounced on his fallen foe, raining down hammer-fists and forcing referee Dan Miragliotta to stop the contest 2:37 into the second frame.

Alcantara found himself on the receiving end of several hard Prado hooks in round one but managed to close the distance in the second stanza and take the fight to the floor. Though Prado would reverse the position, “Marajo” managed to trap one of his legs from the bottom, methodically locking up a kneebar to force the tap midway through the round.

Dollaway and Sarafian battled back and forth for 15 minutes, with the Brazilian landing looping shots in round one only to see Dollaway answer back with a violent flurry of his own to close out the middle period. All tied up heading into round three, both men had their moments in the final frame. In the end, it was Dollaway who saw his hand raised, much to the dismay of the partisan crowd.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Vitor Belfort vs. Gegard Mousasi in the Works for UFC 204

  • 27 days ago
  • 21 views

With Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson targeted as the UFC 204 headliner, a marquee match-up between Vitor Belfort and Gegard Mousasi is also in the works. read news >>

Watch the UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley Post-Fight Press Conference Live, Shortly After the Event

  • 24 days ago
  • 79 views

Watch the UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley post-fight press conference streaming live, shortly after the conclusion of the event in Atlanta, Ga. read news >>

UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley Post-Fight Press Conference Video Replay

  • 23 days ago
  • 15 views

Watch the UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley post-fight press conference video replay, where several fighters fielded questions and the fighter bonuses were revealed. read news >>

UFC 201 Fighter Bonuses: Jake Ellenberger, Other Main Carders, Take Top Honors

  • 23 days ago
  • 14 views

Jake Ellenberger led the charge as the top three fights at UFC 201 scooped up the $50,000 post-fight bonuses. read news >>

UFC 201 Bonus Recap

  • 23 days ago
  • 9 views

Who won the UFC 201 performance bonuses at UFC 201? Tyron Woodley? Karolina Kowalkiewicz? Find out who walked away with an extra $50,000. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 92 Fighter Bonuses: Heavyweight Head Kick Scores $50,000

  • 16 days ago
  • 87 views

Marcin Tybura's spectacular head-kick knockout earned the heavyweight a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus at UFC Fight Night 92. read news >>

UFC 202 Fighter Bonuses: The Diaz-McGregor Rematch Earns Fight of the Night

  • 2 days ago
  • 11 views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced the winners of the fighter bonuses following Saturday's UFC 202 pay-per-view event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. read news >>

Dana White Says Conor McGregor Must Defend or Vacate the Featherweight Title

  • 2 days ago
  • 7 views

Dana White appeared on both SportsCenter and the UFC post-fight show on Fox Sports 1 after the conclusion of UFC 202 to speak about the main event between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. White did not read news >>

VIDEO: Nate Diaz Vapes Marijuana (CBD) at UFC 202 Press Conference

  • 2 days ago
  • 176 views

So we're not entirely sure when Nate Diaz's post-fight drug test is, but he apparently isn't worried about it. read news >>

Anthony Johnson Video: I Knew the Uppercut Would be Lights Out (UFC 202 Post-Fight)

  • 2 days ago
  • 14 views

Though his fight with Glover Teixeira lasted just 13 seconds, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson had a lot to say at his UFC 202 post-fight press conference. read news >>