There was absolutely no doubt that Michelle Waterson and Angela Hill were using top honors for Combat of the Night time at UFC Vegas 10 on Saturday evening in Las Vegas.
But Kevin Croom, that was a full other tale.
“What an extraordinary card tonight. The (Waterson vs. Hill) combat was amazing,” White reported at the publish-fight push meeting.
“My cell phone was blowing up tonight like it was a pay back-for every-look at. People today have been going nuts more than the main party.”
Just as substantially as Waterson vs. Hill was a “no-brainer” to the UFC president, so were being the Overall performance of the Night time winners Kevin Croom and Ottman Azaitar.
Azaitar was undefeated coming into his co-main event bout with Khama Deserving, but even with that baseline, his 1:33 TKO stoppage was an outstanding instant.
Ending a fighter like Worthy that swiftly undoubtedly manufactured Azaitar worthy of a $50,000 bonus.
Substantially far more surprising was UFC beginner Kevin Croom. He stepped up at the final moment to face Roosevelt Roberts, who had six former UFC bouts and a Dana White’s Contender Collection combat to his credit score.
Croom produced the most of the second, submitting Roberts in just 31 seconds to take residence his $50,000 reward and impress his manager.
“If you search at the guides, not supposed to get. Four-to-one particular underdog. The most significant underdog on the card. One particular day’s discover. Various bodyweight course. The list goes on and on of things that you could most likely check off on why he was meant to reduce,” White claimed of Croom.
“But that’s the beautiful detail about this activity, you never know who’s gonna acquire or drop in this sport. That kid took a possibility and the reward is large for him.”
Waterson and Hill went toe to toe for the entire five rounds of their last-moment most important celebration with Waterson having a break up determination victory over Hill.
Their respective performances, however, built them both bonus winners with the Battle of the Evening honor bestowed on them.
UFC Vegas 10 Effectiveness Bonuses
- Combat of the Night: Waterson vs. Hill
- Effectiveness of the Night: Kevin Croom
- Efficiency of the Evening: Ottman Azaitar
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