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UFC Fight Night 65 bonuses: Robert Whittaker, James Vick, Alex Chambers and more bank an extra $50,000 in Adelaide

Mo money, mo problems ...

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The dust has barely settled on UFC Fight Night 65: "Miocic vs. Hunt" from Adelaide, Australia, which means it's time to honor those select fighters who went above and beyond in their respective fights last night (Sat., May 9, 2015) inside Adelaide Entertainment Centre.

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dished out its standard post-fight monetary bonuses to four of the 22 fighters on the card, and it was near-impossible to single-out so few with a whopping 10 finishes on the card "Down Under."

Robert Whittaker, though, perhaps made the most emphatic statement of the night, flattening No. 15-ranked Brad Tavares in the co-main event with two huge left hooks and a a series of lights-out head bouncers (watch full fight video highlights here).

That's not all.

James Vick was greased extra for his 56-second destruction of Jake Matthews, while Daniel Hooker was rewarded for face-planting Hatsu Hioki and Alex Chambers, too, for her come-from-behind submission of Kailin Curran (read full recap here) on the "Prelims" undercard.

Fun night!

Here are the special UFC Fight Night 65 bonuses:

Performance of the Night -- Robert Whittaker

Performance of the Night -- James Vick

Performance of the Night -- Alex Chambers

Performance of the Night -- Daniel Hooker

Again, each fighter received $50,000 extra for their performances in addition to their respective base salaries, which UFC will more than likely keep confidential since it was an international event.

For complete results from UFC Fight Night 65: "Miocic vs. Hunt," including play-by-play updates, click here.

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