UFC Vegas 30 Bonus: Raoni Barcelos vs. Timur Valiev wins Fight of the Night
The Ultimate Fighting Championship ended a four-game final in four weeks on Saturday with UFC Vegas 30: Gane vs. Volkov. Following the event, UFC officials announced the recipient of the $ 50,000 battle bonus.
Timor Valiev, Raoni Barselos, Marcin Prachnio and Kennedy Nzechukwu won the incentive to perform at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
Fight of the Night: Timur Valiev vs. Raoni Barcelos
Fight of the Night awards went to bantamweights Timur Valiev and Raoni Barcelos for the main card battle that saw both momentum swing. Valiev entered the fight as an underdog and fell twice in the second round, but left the upset with a majority decision.
Night show: Marcin Prachnio
Light heavyweight Marcin Prachnio won a bonus for stopping Isaac Villanueva in the preliminary round of the preliminary match card. Prachnio took his second consecutive victory with a perfectly placed kick to the liver at the beginning of the second round. Villanueva fell on the canvas after absorbing the kick, and referee Herb Dean stepped in to stop the action.
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Night show: Kennedy Nzechukwu
The final performance bonus of the night went to Kennedy Nzechukwu for the third round TKO victory over Danilo Marquez in the qualifying match on the preliminary battle card. Netsukuu did not impress in the first rounds but increased the pressure in the third. He punched and supported the Chips in the cage. Nzechukwu continued to unload until the referee entered.