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Official UFC 255 bonuses: Joaquin Buckley leads $50K winners with encore KO

UFC 255: Figueiredo v Perez Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

The flyweight champions shined last night (Sat., Nov. 21, 2020) at UFC 255 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, as Deiveson Figueiredo defended his 125-pound crown for the first time with a submission win over Alex Perez (highlights HERE).

In addition to the main event finish, UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko retained her title with a decision win over Jennifer Maia (highlights HERE), rising middleweight prospect Joaquin Buckley produced an encore knockout over Jordan Wright, and Octagon newcomer Sasha Palatnikov scored a huge upset finish over welterweight youngster Louis Cosce.

Not to mention the dominant TKO victory by Antonina Shevchenko over flyweight finisher Ariane Lipski (see it HERE).

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 255 bonus winners below:

Fight of the Night: Sasha Palatnikov vs. Louis Cosce

Performance of the Night: Joaquin Buckley

Performance of the Night: Antonina Shevchenko

For complete UFC 255 result and coverage click here.

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