UFC 96 Bonuses – Jackson, Jardine, Hamill
UFC 96 is over and Quinton Jackson has earned his shot at Rashad Evans to get his title back. Rampage also won a $60,000 bonus for his three round fight with Keith Jardine. Jardine earned a $60,000 bonus as well as the featured UFC 96 fight also earned Fight of the Night honors.
There were a lot of stoppages at UFC 96 as well. Shane Carwin KO’d Gabriel Gonzaga to earn top 10 status, Kendall Grove KO’d Jason Day to keep his place in the UFC, and Matt Hamill KO’d Mark Munoz to earn $60,000 for Knockout of the Night. Hamill kept Munoz standing with a great sprawl and finished Munoz off with a highlight reel head kick.
As for Submission of the Night, there was no submission bonus as there were no submission victories at UFC 96.