UFC Post-Fight – Bonuses and Daley Cut From UFC
Fight of the Night – Sam Stout and Jeremy Stephens each earned $65,000 for their three round fight that Stephens won on a split decision.
Submission of the Night – Alan Belcher got the $65K bonus for his Rear Naked Choke on Patrick Cote in the second round of their fight.
KO of the Night – Not only did Shogun Rua win the UFC Light-Heavyweight title but he also earned an extra $65,000 for his knockout of Lyoto Machida.
Also announced at the post-fight press conference was Dana White stating that Paul Daley was cut from the UFC for going after Josh Koscheck after the bell and punching him. He stated that Daley will never be back in the UFC even if he becomes the pound for pound best.