Article

UFC on FOX 4 Post-Fight Presser and Bonus Recap

Read below to find out who took home Fight Night bonuses at UFC® on FOX: Shogun vs. Vera...

Six fighters joined UFC® President Dana White at the UFC® on FOX: Shogun vs. Vera post-fight press conference - Nam Phan, Mike Swick, Lyoto Machida,Joe Lauzon, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Brandon Vera.

Swick earned Knockout of the Night for his triumphant return to the UFC®. After missing over two years due to injuries and illness, Swick engaged in an exciting slugfest with fellow TUF veteran DaMarques Johnson. After catching a Johnson kick in the second round, Swick tossed Johnson to the ground and used ground and pound to put Johnson to sleep.

Lauzon and Jamie Varner were awarded Fight of the Night for their crowd-pleasing, back-and-forth battle. The two lightweight standouts traded blows - and momentum - for nearly the entire 15 minutes before "J-Lau" sunk in a triangle choke that forced Varner to tap. For his trouble, Lauzon was also given Submission of the Night.

Each bonused fighter received $50,000 (with Lauzon taking home $100,000 for eanring both Fight of the Night and Submission of the Night).

Highlights from the UFC on FOX post-fight press conference

Saturday, September 20
9AM
CEST
Saitama, Japan

Media

Recent
Looking to keep his name in title contention talk, submission artist Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone quickly works his ground game against Edson Barboza earning a first round victory. See "Cowboy" battle UFC newcomer Eddie Alvarez in the co-main event at UFC 178.
Sep 19, 2014
Reigning flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson flashes his quickness and technique against top challenger Joesph Benavidez. Watch "Mighty Mouse" look to defend his title as he takes on Chris Cariaso in the main event at UFC 178.
Sep 19, 2014
UFC Fight Night weigh-in event on September 19, 2014 in Saitama, Japan. (Photos by Mitch Viquez/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
Sep 19, 2014
Happy Fight Week Friday! Lisa Foiles gets you up-to-date on everything you need to know before Fight Night Japan!
Sep 19, 2014