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$65K in Bonuses Handed Out After UFC 147

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UFC 147 is now in the books, having gone down last night at the Mineirinho Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Saturday night's fight night bonuses were handed out in the amount of $65,000 to the evening's superlative fighters.

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Marcos Vinicius took home Knockout of the Night for his comeback win over Wagner Campos on the Facebook-aired portion of the preliminary card. Vinicius rallied from a two round deficit with a mean barrage of strikes in the third round that backed Campos up and eventually put him out on his feet. The fight marked Vinicius' UFC debut.

Also making his debut in the UFC, Rodrigo Damm bounced back from a two-fight losing streak and earned Submission of the Night honors all at once with a first-round rear naked choke victory over Anistavio Medeiros.

Finally, main event competitors Rich Franklin and Wanderlei Silva battled back and forth for five rounds to earn Fight of the Night. Both men had their moments, but it was Franklin who dictated the majority of the fight to earn a unanimous decision over Silva.

For full results from the fight, click here.

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