UFC Vegas 25 bonuses: Jiri Prochazka pockets added $100,000
Jiri Prochazka was the massive winner when the UFC Vegas 25 bonuses were declared pursuing Saturday night’s fights at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Not only did Prochazka acquire his most important celebration bout reverse Dominick Reyes, earning a gentle heavyweight title shot, he also received $100,000 in bonus cash.
Combat of the Night time: Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka
The UFC Vegas 25 main occasion lasted much less than 10 minutes, but it was packed with action. Sure, Prochazka bought the victory with a amazing mix of elbows that finished with a spinning again elbow knockout, but that’s not to price cut Dominick Reyes’s general performance.
Reyes had several times during the combat that he surprised Prochazka, marking up the Czech fighter’s confront, and just about ending him with a guillotine choke. It’s just that Prochazka wasn’t to be denied, his creativeness shining in the Octagon.
Overall performance of the Night time: Jiri Prochazka
Prochazka is a former Rizin FF light-weight heavyweight winner, but it is his back-to-back again knockouts of previous title contenders Reyes and Volkan Oezdemir that set him upcoming up for a shot at the UFC belt.
Nevertheless he was rocked a number of times from punch mixtures and a different time from a brutal upkick, Prochazka stored plowing ahead. Soon after backing Reyes up to the fence, he unloaded with several elbows, culminating in a reducing correct elbow that set up the spinning again elbow knockout.
Performance of the Night: Giga Chikadze
Featherweight Giga Chikadze has been stellar in his operate up the UFC’s 145-pound division, but scored his most outstanding victory on Saturday night when he stopped Cub Swanson.
It only took him 1:03 to locate Swanson’s liver with his patented Giga Kick. While he had to abide by up with a few punches to power the referee to cease the battle, the combat was definitely more than when Chikadze landed the liver kick, which sent Swanson to his knees.
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UFC Vegas 25 bonuses
- Struggle of the Night: Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka
- Performance of the Night: Jiri Prochazka
- Effectiveness of the Night time: Giga Chikadze