UFC 116 Bonuses
The UFC awarded $75,000 to six fighters following UFC 116 including bonuses for two Fight of the Nights.
Fight of the Night – Krzysztof Soszynski and Stephan Bonnar both earned $75,000 for their three round fight that saw Bonnar come back in the third to stop KSOS. Chris Leben and Yoshihiro Akiyama also earned a bonus for their fight that saw Leben submit Akiyama late in the third.
Submission of the Night – The UFC Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was awarded Sub of the Night for his Arm Triangle choke of Shane Carwin.
Knockout of the Night – Gerald Harris slammed his way into $75,000. His knockout slam over Dave Branch was spectacular.