The UFC held their first event in Sweden on Saturday with UFC on FUEL TV 2: Gustafsson vs. Silva, which went down from the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm. The fighters on the card brought it for the supportive Swedish crowd, with the most superlative being rewarded $50,000 bonuses for their efforts.
The bonus for Knockout of the Night went to Siyar Bahadurzada, who debuted in the UFC in a big way by handing Paulo Thiago his first ever stoppage loss. The Afghani warrior floored Thiago in the opening moments of the fight with a well-timed counter right hand to pick up a fat check along with his first octagon victory.
Submission of the Night was awarded to Gypsy jiu-jitsu pioneer John Maguire, who submitted DaMarques Johnson with a slick counter armbar in the second round of their welterweight bout.
Brad Pickett and Damacio Page took home Fight of the Night for their bantamweight barnburner, which Pickett won via rear naked choke in the second round.
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