UFC Fight Night 68 Post Fight Bonuses

The UFC handed out their post-fight performance bonus awards after last night’s UFC Fight Night 68: Henderson vs. Boetsch event in New Orleans, sending four fighters home with $50,000.

Dustin Poirier, Shawn Jordan, Brian Ortega and Thiago Tavares were given $50,000 bonuses for their performances on the card. Poirier and Jordan won “Performance of the Night” bonuses, while Ortega and Tavares earned “Fight of the Night” honors.

Poirier, a Louisiana native, shut down Yancy Medeiros with a first-round TKO in front of his home crowd. In just his second fight back at lightweight, Poirier poured it on against Medeiros until John McCarthy stepped in.

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