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UFC Vegas 91 Bonus Report: Bogdan Guskov is one of four fighters to take home $50,000

The Octagon remained in Nevada tonight for the UFC Vegas 91 event, a thirteen-fight fight card headlined by Matheus Nicolau vs. Alex Perez.

Bogdan Guskov, Ryan Spann, UFC Vegas 91, Bonus, UFC

The flyweight main event resulted in a nasty second-round knockout win for Alex Perez. The former flyweight title challenger was able to connect with a huge right hand, sending Matheus Nicolau crashing to the Octagon canvas in defeat.

UFC Vegas 91 was headlined by a light heavyweight bout pitting Ryan Spann against Bogdan Guskov. The match turned out to be a tale of two rounds. ‘Superman’ found success in the opening frame thanks to some good punches and a dominant performance on the ground. However, it was in the second round that Guskov started to find his range and then Spann and hurt him several times with punches. Finally, Bogdan landed a big overhand right that sent Ryan crashing to the canvas. From there he proceeded to unleash ground and pound, forcing the referee to step in and stop the match.

Following the conclusion of tonight’s event, UFC officials announced at the post-fight press conference that four fighters would take home performance bonuses.

Performance of the evening: Jhonata Diniz got an extra $50k for his second-round knockout win at Austen Lane (see that here).

Performance of the evening: Alex Perez earned an extra $50k for his second-round knockout win over Matheus Nicolau in tonight’s UFC Vegas 91 headliner (see that here).

Alex Perez, Matheus Nicolau, UFC Vegas 91, UFC, results

Performance of the evening: Bogdan Guskov picked up an extra $50,000 for his second-round knockout win over Ryan Spann in tonight’s co-main event.

Performance of the evening: Uros Medic earned an additional $50k for his first-round TKO win over Tim Means in tonight’s preliminary round.

Are you surprised by any of the performance bonuses handed out by Dana White and company following tonight’s UFC Vegas 91 event? Share your thoughts in the comments section PENN Nation!