UFC 186 Sends Four Fighters Home With $50,000 Bonuses

The UFC handed out their customary post-fight performance related bonuses after last night’s UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi PPV event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada,sending four fighters home with $50,000 more in their pockets.

Demetrious Johnson, Thomas Almeida, Chad Laprise and Bryan Barberena all walked away with $50,000 bonuses for their matches at Saturday’s UFC 186 event. Johnson and Almeida won “Performance of the Night” bonuses, while Laprise and Barberena earned “Fight of the Night” honors.

Johnson took down Kyoji Horiguchi in an armbar with only one second left in their five-round flyweight title fight. The win was Johnson’s sixth straight title defense as 125-pound champion.

Almeida kept his winning streak going with a first-round TKO of Yves Jabouin to kick off the card. Laprise battled back and forth with Barberena. Laprise took a unanimous decision with a pair of 29-28 scores and a 30-27.

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