– T.J. Dillashaw did the unthinkable against Renan Barao from UFC 173. Not only did he beat him, dominate him, but he knocked Barao out. Dillashaw and Barao earned Fight of the Night.
T.J. Dillashaw walks away with 100,000 in bonus money.
– Mitch Clarke also picked up $50,000 with a “Performance of the Night” bonus after finishing Al Iaquinta on the prelims.
– UFC 173 which featured Renan Barao – T.J. Dillashaw, Daniel Cormier – Dan Henderson and Robbie Lawler – Jake Ellenberger had an attendance of 11,036 for a live gate of $1.7 million in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
There was six decision’s, two submissions and four knockout finishes at Saturday’s fights.