UFC 145 Results/Salaries/Meds/Bounuses/Video

Prelim Ratings: 1.6 million
Gate: $2.3 million
Attendance: 15,545
BuyRate: 700,000 buys

Base Salaries:

Champ Jon Jones: $400,000 (no win bonus)
def. Rashad Evans: $300,000

Rory MacDonald: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Che Mills: $8,000

Ben Rothwell: $104,000 (includes $52,000 win bonus)
def. Brendan Schaub: $14,000

Michael McDonald: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Miguel Torres: $32,000

Eddie Yagin: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Mark Hominick: $17,000

Mark Bocek: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
def. John Alessio: $10,000

Travis Browne: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Chad Griggs: $27,000

Matt Brown: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Stephen Thompson: $8,000

Anthony Njokuani: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. John Makdessi: $12,000

Mac Danzig: $54,000 (includes $27,000 win bonus)
def. Efrain Escudero: $10,000

Chris Clements: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Keith Wisniewski: $10,000

Marcus Brimage: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Maximo Blanco: $13,000

Preliminary card (Facebook)[3]

  • Featherweight bout: United States Marcus Brimage vs. Venezuela Maximo Blanco
    Brimage defeated Blanco via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28).
  • Welterweight bout: United States Keith Wisniewski vs. Canada Chris Clements
    Clements defeated Wisniewski via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 30-27).

Preliminary card (FX)[3]

  • Lightweight bout: United States Mac Danzig vs. Mexico Efrain Escudero
    Danzig defeated Escudero via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).
  • Catchweight (158 lb) bout: Canada John Makdessi vs. Nigeria Anthony Njokuani
    Njokuani defeated Makdessi via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27).
  • Welterweight bout: United States Matt Brown vs. United States Stephen Thompson
    Brown defeated Thompson via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-27, 30-27).
  • Heavyweight bout: United States Travis Browne vs. United States Chad Griggs
    Browne defeated Griggs via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 2:29 of round 1.

Main card

  • Lightweight bout: Canada Mark Bocek vs. Canada John Alessio
    Bocek defeated Alessio via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27).
  • Featherweight bout: Canada Mark Hominick vs. United States Eddie Yagin
    Yagin defeated Hominick via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28).
  • Bantamweight bout: United States Miguel Torres vs. United States Michael McDonald
    McDonald defeated Torres via KO (punches) at 3:18 of round 1.
  • Heavyweight bout: United States Brendan Schaub vs. United States Ben Rothwell
    Rothwell defeated Schaub via KO (punches) at 1:10 of round 1.
  • Welterweight bout: Canada Rory MacDonald vs. England Che Mills
    MacDonald defeated Mills via TKO (punches) at 2:20 of round 2.
  • Light Heavyweight Championship bout: United States Jon Jones (c) vs. United States Rashad Evans
    Jones defeated Evans via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) to retain the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship.

Bonus awards

Fighters were awarded $65,000 bonuses.

  • Fight of the Night: Canada Mark Hominick vs. United States Eddie Yagin
  • Knockout of the Night: United States Ben Rothwell

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