Fight Night Sao Paulo Post-Fight Bonus Recap
Read on to find out who took home post-fight bonuses from Fight Night Sao Paulo!
Seven fighters joined UFC Brazil managing director Grace Tourinho at the UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo post-fight press conference: Antonio Cara de Sapato, Warlley Alves, Kevin Souza, Ricardo Abreu, Demian Maia, Marcos Rogerio de Lima, and headliner Stipe Miocic.
Souza and opponent Mark Eddiva took home Fight of the Night for FOX Sports 1 prelims kick-off brawl. Souza landed 46% of his significant strikes (79 of 170) before finishing Eddiva late in the second round
Heavyweight headliner Stipe Miocic and countryman Warlley Alves each earned Performance of the Night for their respective wins. Miocic, riding back-to-back wins, stopped heavy-handed boxer Fabio Maldonado just 35 seconds into the first round. Alves lived up to his hype from the Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 season, notching another KO victory and taking home the title of Ultimate Fighter.
Each winner was awarded $50,000.