TUF 19 Finale Bonuses: Leandro Issa Picks up Extra $100K
By FCF Staff
Leandro Issa had a lucrative night at the TUF 19 Finale, as the bantamweight collected an extra $100,000 in bonus money.
Issa was awarded a “Performance of the Night” and “Fight of the Night” bonus for his fight with Jumabieke Tuerxun, which saw him win the bout via a third round, armbar. Each award paid out $50,000.
Tuerxun also took home an extra $50K for his role in the “FOTN”.
The other “POTN” award, and $50 grand, went to lightweight Adriano Martins, who knocked out Juan Manuel Puig in the opening round.
The TUF 19 Finale was hosted by the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.