Aug 16, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Conor McGregor poses during the weigh-in for his UFC fight at TD Garden tomorrow night. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

UFC Dublin Bonuses: Conor McGregor, Gunnar Nelson, and Cathal Pendred earn $50K

UFC Fight Night 46, aka UFC Dublin featured 7 finishes in 10 fights, which it made easy on the UFC to hand out their bonuses tonight. The main event saw Conor McGregor knockout Diego Brandao in the first round to send the Irish crowd into a frenzy and send the fans home happy.

The fight of the night bonus ($50,000) went to Cathal Pendred and Mike King for their two round momentum shifting battle that saw Pendred comeback from a near finish in the first to submit Mike King with the rear naked choke. Dana White calling it one of the best comebacks he’s ever seen.

The performance of the night bonus ($50,000 each) went to Conor McGregor for his first round TKO of Diego Brandao. And Gunnar Nelson for his second round submission of Zak Cummings.

UFC Fight Night 46 held at The O2 in Dublin drew an attendance 9,500 of with a live gate of $1.4 million US.

Tags: Cathal Pendred Conor McGregor Gunnar Nelson Mike King UFC UFC Dublin UFC Fight Night 46

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