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UFC 253 bonuses: Jan Blachowicz’s upset TKO leads $50K winners

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Click HERE for official UFC 253 results!!

The action delivered as advertised last night (Sat., Sept. 26, 2020) at UFC 253 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Flash Forum on “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., when Israel Adesanya steamrolled Paulo Costa to the tune of a second-round TKO finish (highlights HERE).

In addition to Adesanya’s masterful title defense, Polish light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz captured the vacant 205-pound belt with a vicious TKO finish over Dominick Reyes (see it HERE), and surging flyweight contender Brandon Royval looked like a man possessed in his second-round submission win over Kai Kara-France.

Not to mention the monstrous debut of Ludovit Klein and his 76-second knockout finish over Shane Young (highlights 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 253 bonus winners below:

Fight of the Night: Brandon Royval vs. Kai Kara-France

Performance of the Night: Israel Adesanya

Performance of the Night: Jan Blachowicz

For complete UFC 253 results and coverage click here.