Article

Fight Night Halifax: Post-Fight Bonus Recap

Read on to find out who took home bonuses from Fight Night Halifax.
Six fighters joined UFC Canada Direction of Operations Tom Wright at the Fight Night Halifax post-fight press conference: Mitch Gagnon, Ultimate Fighter Nations' champions Elias Theodorou and Chad Laprise, batanmweight winner Raphael Assuncao, and headliners Tarec Saffiedine and Rory MacDonald.

Performance of the Night went to Canada's Olivier Aubin-Mercier and Rory MacDonald for their strong performances. Aubin-Mercier finished Jake Lindsey midway through the second round of their FOX Sports 1 prelims bout while MacDonald became the first person to stop Tarec Saffiedine with strikes.

Fight of the Night went to Patrick Holohan and Chris Kelades, who droppped down to flyweight and accepted the bout on just five days notice. Holohan controlled the opening round, only to watch Kelades roar back in the second and third to earn the decision.

Each bonus winner was awarded $50,000.
 

Media

Recent
Watch music video featuring newly-released track from The Killers, “The Man". Legendary Floyd “Money” Mayweather faces all-time MMA great “The Notorious” Conor McGregor in an unprecedented event - live Saturday, Aug. 26 at 9PM ET/6PM PT on SHOWTIME PPV.
Aug 20, 2017
Check out Conor McGregor's final fight before he joined the UFC at Cage Warriors 51 on December 31, 2012 for the lightweight belt. Just like in the UFC he became Cage Warriors first ever two-division champion.
Aug 19, 2017
Watch Ray Borg defeat Chris Kaledes from their bout in 2015. Borg takes on Demetrious Johnson for the flyweight title at UFC 215.
Aug 18, 2017
Watch Demetrious Johnson defend his belt against Kyoji Horiguchi at UFC 186. Don't miss Johnson take on Ray Borg at UFC 215.
Aug 18, 2017