UFC on Fox 9 bonuses and awards: Demetrious Johnson knockout banks $50K

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Mo money, mo problems...

UFC on Fox 9: "Johnson vs. Benavidez 2" at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, has officially wrapped, which means it's time for those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights to get a little extra grease for their efforts.

To the tune of $50,000 each.

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 22 fighters on the card. And it's probably no surprise who's heading home with a second sack of simoleons.

That rings especially true for the "Knockout of the Night" bonus, which was awarded to main event winner Demetrious Johnson. That's because he needed only one punch to sleep Joseph Benavidez.

Ouch.

Elsewhere, Urijah Faber's impressive second round guillotine victory over upstart Michael McDonald was good enough to earn "Submission of the Night" while Edson Barboza vs. Danny Castillo's back-and-forth took home "Fight of the Night" honors.

Here are the UFC on Fox 9 bonuses:

Knockout of the Night -- Demetrious Johnson

Submission of the Night -- Urijah Faber

Fight of the Night -- Edson Barboza vs. Danny Castillo

Again, each fighter received $50,000 extra for their performances in addition to their respective base salaries, which we will pass along as soon as that information becomes available.

For complete UFC on Fox 9 results and blow-by-blow coverage of all the night's action click here.

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