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UFC 142 Bonuses: Barboza, Etim, and Palhares Earn $65K Awards

Edson BarbozaEdson Barboza earned an extra $130,000 and Terry Etim and Rousimar Palhares each scored $65,000 bonuses for their performances at UFC 142 on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The UFC announced the UFC 142 bonuses at the event’s post-fight press conference.

Barboza scored UFC 142’s “Knockout of the Night” with his spinning wheel kick KO of Etim that kicked off the UFC 142 main card, while Barboza and Etim earned “Fight of the Night” honors for their two-and-a-half rounds of action before the finish.

Palhares claimed UFC 142’s “Submission of the Night” as he forced Mike Massenzio to tap to a heel hook in just 63-seconds on the pay-per-view main card.

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