UFC 288 bonus: Yan Xiaonan & Matt Frevola bags staggering $50,000 winnings each for POTN

UFC 288 was a night to remember, with some of the best fighters in the world showcasing their skills in the octagon. Along with the exciting fights, the event also saw some impressive performances that earned fighters well-deserved bonuses. Matt Frevola and Yan Xiaonan, who won the Performance of the Night bonuses for their brutal knockouts, probably impressed the most on this occasion.

Who won the fight of the night?

The UFC 288 bonuses were awarded to four fighters, with each receiving $50,000 for their impressive performances. The Fight of the Night bonus went to Movsar Evloev vs Diego Lopes. The two fighters put on a thrilling show, with both showcasing their striking and grappling skills throughout the three-round battle. Debutant Lopes showed a lot of heart. But Evolve came out on top, exhibiting his experience.

Matt Frevola impressive performance in the octagon

The Performance of the Night bonuses were awarded to Matt Frevola and Yan Xiaonan, who both earned impressive knockouts in their respective fights. Frevola faced off against Drew Dober, put on a masterful performance. ‘Steamrolla’ literally steamrolled Dober with a flurry of punches. Right before the stoppage Frevola landed the lethal right hook that brought Dober crashing to the canvas. That was enough to earn Frevola the knockout victory and the Performance of the Night bonus.

Yan Xiaonan earned a healthy bonus

Yan Xiaonan, who was facing off against Jessica Andrade, also put on an impressive performance, dominating the fight from start to finish. The Chinese surprised the former strawweight champion. Andrade tried to move forward in the heat of the monent. Yan saw her opportunity for glory. She landed a devastating right hand that sent Andrade to the mat, earning her the knockout victory and the Performance of the Night bonus. The win came after she edged over another Brazilian, Mackenzie Dern. This further solidified her position as one of the top fighters in the women’s strawweight division. Yan also earned a title shot at fellow Chinese Zhang Wei Li.

The UFC 288 bonuses were well-deserved, with each fighter putting on an impressive performance in the octagon. Matt Frevola and Yan Xiaonan’s knockouts were particularly noteworthy, showcasing their skill and power in the striking game. The Performance of the Night bonuses are a testament to their hard work and dedication. The mammoth 50k bonus is also a reminder of the excitement and drama that can unfold in the world of mixed martial arts.

UFC 288 was a night to remember for sure. Fans would hardly argue with the hefty bonus receivers as well. Frevola and Yan, in particular, have surely turned a few heads.


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