As the lights go down in Chicago following a disappointing finish in the main event at UFC 90. The UFC announces hefty $65K fight bonuses at the post fight press conference.
“Fight of the Night” goes to well deserved fighters Sean Sherk and Tyson Griffin for a three round war between these two top contender lightweights. In the end Sherk squeaks out the close unanimous decision win, but both fighter walk away with $65k.
The 15,359 fans in attendance at the Allstate Arena netted a whooping $2.85 million dollar gate for the live event on Saturday night.