The main event lived up to the hype last night (Sat., Sept. 14, 2019) at UFC Fight Night 158 live on ESPN+ from inside Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, as streaking lightweight contender Justin Gaethje put a stop to resurgent veteran Donald Cerrone via first-round TKO (HIGHLIGHTS HERE).
In addition to Gaethje’s third consecutive first-round knockout finish, light heavyweight contender Misha Cirkunov captured a first-round submission finish when he landed a rare Peruvian necktie on previously undefeated prospect Jimmy Crute, rising heavyweight finisher Augusto Sakai made quick work of Polish veteran Marcin Tybura with a 59-second knockout, Louis Smolka nabbed an impressive first-round TKO finish over bantamweight Ryan MacDonald, and Canadian underdog Tristan Connelly pulled off an unbelievable upset over promising welterweight Michel Pereira.
In order to sift through the action and see which fighters took home an extra $50,000, we take a closer look at the official UFC Vancouver bonus winners below:
Fight of the Night: Tristan Connelly vs. Michel Pereira ($100K to Connelly after Pereira missed weight)
Performance of the Night: Justin Gaethje
Performance of the Night: Misha Cirkunov
For complete UFC Vancouver results and coverage click here.