UFC Fight Night 113 Bonuses: Ponzinibbio, Felder, Henry, Teymur Leave Scotland with $50K
By: Jordan Breen Jul 16, 2017
At least one fighter flying the Scottish flag is walking away with
an extra $50,000 dollars.
UFC Fight Night 113 at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow,
Scotland, the promotion announced its slate of post-event bonuses:
“Fight of the Night” honors went to Scotland's own Daniel Henry,
who prevailed over David
Teymur in an exciting 15-minute decision, while “Performance of
the Night” bonuses went to lightweight Paul Felder
and headlining welterweight Santiago
All four fighters walk away with an extra $50K in their pocket.
Henry overcame a solid first round from the slick-boxing Teymur,
before ultimately taking over the final 10 minutes with superior
conditioning and top position skills, mounting a pair of arguable
10-8 rounds over the last two frames to notch the come-from-behind
victory in front of his partisan crowd in his UFC debut.
Felder felled a Scotsman in his outing, hammering Steven Ray
with a clinch knee and follow-up elbows at 3:57 of the first round
to earn his extra cash.
In the main event, Brazilian-based Argentinian Santiago
Ponzinibbio upset the favored Gunnar
Nelson, raking him with punches and putting him away just 82
seconds into their main event outing. Ponzinibbio earned just his
second fight night bonus in nine Octagon appearances, and also
became the first man to stop Iceland's Nelson in his 10-year pro