After a spectacular night of MMA action, the UFC awarded Mark Hunt (pictured), Johnny Case, Kyung Ho Kang and Michinori Tanaka each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday at “UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson.”
Hunt became the first man in the UFC to knockout Roy Nelson. Hunt’s devastating strike earned on “Performance of the Night” checks.
Case putting Kazuki Tokudome unconscious with a guillotine choke was good enough for the other “Performance of the Night” award.
Kang’s split decision victory over Michinori Tanaka earned the contestants “Fight of the Night.”
UFC Fight Night 52 took place inside Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
Fight of the Night:
Kyung Ho Kang vs. Michinori Tanaka ($50,000/each)
Performances of the Night:
Mark Hunt and Johnny Case ($50,000/each)