During the post fight press conference, the Ultimate Fighting Championship awarded $60,000 fight bonuses for UFC 99 “The Comeback” from the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany. The show marked the first ever UFC event to take place in Germany.
(Spoilers to follow…)
Etim was awarded “Submission of the Night for his second round Darce Choke submission of Justin Buchholz on the last fight of the preliminary card.
Wanderlei Silva and Rich “Ace” Franklin were awarded “Fight of the Night” for their three round war in the main event.
Mike Swick was awarded “KO/TKO of the Night” for his third stoppage of Ben “Killer Bee” Sunders.