UFC on Versus 1 News: Box Office Numbers, Bonus

UFC on Versus last night was the first event by UFC on the network,

In terms of bonuses, Jon Jones, Junior Dos Santos, John Howard and Clay Guida each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances in the octagon.

In a UFC first, the organization dished out three “Knockout of the Night” awards (to Jon Jones, Junior Dos Santos and John Howard), a single “Submission of the Night” bonus (Clay Guida) but surprisingly no “Fight of the Night” honors.

The event drew a sell-out crowd of 6,443 attendees for a live gate of $568,125 according to UFC president Dana White. Airing live from the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado, the average revenue per ticket for UFC on Versus 1 based on the reported figures is $88.18.

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