Nine Finishers Get Bonuses at UFC Austin, Kattar vs. Emmett Gets Fight of the Night

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Kevin Holland UFCKevin Holland speaks post-fight pursuing UFC 256 astatine the Apex Arena successful Las Vegas, NV Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press

For the 2nd clip successful arsenic galore weeks, each finishing combatant took location a post-fight bonus astatine UFC Austin.

It’s besides the 3rd clip this twelvemonth the UFC has opened its pocketbook, and successful this case, it was 9 winners connected an electrifying paper successful Austin, Texas cashing in. From the outset connected Saturday, the Fight Night adjacent was thing special, with decorativeness aft explosive decorativeness coming successful competitory fights.

Among the large winners, Adrian Yanez, who vanquished nationalist force fig one, Tony Kelley, wrong of a round. The brace kicked disconnected the main card, and were instantly followed by Gregory “Robocop” Rodrigues, who bushed and battered Julian Marquez earlier yet putting him down with a close hand.

Roman Dolidze, Cody Stamann, Jeremiah Wells, Phil Hawes, Joaquin Buckley, and Kevin Holland besides picked up Performance bonuses. But possibly the biggest standout was Ricardo Ramos, who finished Danny Chavez with a perfectly timed spinning backmost fist.

There are 5 spinning backmost fist finishes successful UFC history; Ramos holds 2 of them.

Fight of the Night, meanwhile, went to a back-and-forth warfare betwixt Calvin Kattar and Josh Emmett successful the main event. Both men damaged the other, with Emmett walking distant with the divided determination triumph successful the end.