UFN 20: Bonus Awards And Attendance Figures

Last night’s UFC Fight Night 20 event drew an 8,500 sellout crowd in Fairfax, Virginia, for a strong $730,000 gate.

Meanwhile, scooping up the award for ‘Fight Of The Night’ on the night was the hard fought battle between Aaron Simpson and Tom Lawlor, giving each fighter an extra $30,000 to add to their paycheck for the evening.

Gerard Harris marked his return to¬† the UFC in style, stopping his opponent John Salter in the third round via strikes, earning him the ‘Knockout Of The Night’ bonus.

Finally, the icing on the cake for Evan Dunham after tapping out Efrain Escudero with a tendon ripping armbar was an addition $30,000 for the ‘Submission Of The Night’.

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