Despite a lackluster finish to the Ultimate Fighting Championship's second trip to Montreal, UFC 97 did have its shining moments. Several fighters left the Bell Centre on Saturday night with an extra check worth $70,000 in their pockets.
Although the fight was originally scheduled to take place on the untelevised preliminary portion of the fight card,
UFC officials notified MMAWeekly of the bonuses shortly after the fights.
The Knockout of the Night left a melancholy feeling over many fans, as
Welcoming former WEC light heavyweight champion