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White announces massive increase in performance bonuses: “300K?! Done!”



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UFC 300 press conference. Photo via YouTube

It’s going to rain money on UFC 300!

The value of UFC performance bonuses remained steady at $50,000 for a very long time, with a few rare exceptions. At Thursday’s press conference, fighters like BMF champ Justin Gaethje and Max Holloway raised their voices to increase the performance bonuses from $50,000 to $300,000.

White: “What should it be raised to?”

Fighters: “$300,000!”

White: “$300,000. It’s done!”

When UFC CEO Dana White agreed to increase the bonuses to $300,000, the fighters and crowd went wild. Check out the special moment in the player below!

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UFC 300 fight card

The special card will go down tomorrow night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Check it out below!

Main card

  • Light heavyweight title bout: Alex Pereira (c) vs. Jamahal Hill
  • Women’s strawweight title bout: Zhang Weili (c) vs. Yan Xiaonan
  • Lightweight BMF title bout: Justin Gaethje (c) vs. Max Holloway
  • Lightweight bout: Charles Oliveira vs. Arman Tsarukyan
  • Middleweight bout: Bo Nickal vs. Cody Brundage

Preliminary card

  • Light heavyweight bout: Jiri Prochazka vs. Aleksandar Rakic
  • Featherweight bout: Calvin Kattar vs. Aljamain Sterling
  • Women’s bantamweight bout: Holly Holm vs. Kayla Harrison
  • Featherweight bout: Sodiq Yusuff vs. Diego Lopes

Early preliminary card

  • Lightweight bout: Jalin Turner vs. Renato Moicano
  • Women’s strawweight bout: Jessica Andrade vs. Marina Rodriguez
  • Lightweight bout: Bobby Green vs. Jim Miller
  • Bantamweight bout: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Cody Garbrandt

* Fight card is a subject of change.

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