The UFC landed in Germany for the first time in its history on Saturday to a raucous crowd. And those fans weren't disappointed. Despite half of the 12-bout UFC 99 fight card going to decision, it wasn't for a lack of action.
Chief among the excitement was the main event, pitting former UFC middleweight champion
In the end, Franklin won a unanimous decision from the judges and both fighters earned an extra $60,000 for their efforts. They were awarded the Fight of the Night bonus by UFC officials at the end of the night.
Improving his welterweight record to 4-0,
Though his fight didn't make the pay-per-view broadcast,
UFC 99 AWARDS AND BONUSES: (Each fighter was awarded $60,000)
UFC 99 Fight of the Night: Rich Franklin vs. Wanderlei Silva
UFC 99 Knockout of the Night: Mike Swick
UFC 99 Submission of the Night: Terry Etim