UFC Vegas 11 bonuses: Khamzat Chimaev, Mackenzie Dern lead quartet of memorable finishes – MMA Combating

There change into as soon as no shortage of highlights to capture from at Saturday’s UFC Vegas 11 tournament, however four finishes stood above the rest.

The UFC handed out $50,000 Performance of the Evening bonuses to Khamzat Chimaev, Mackenzie Dern, Randy Costa, and Damon Jackson.

No Fight of the Evening bonus change into as soon as given.

The undefeated Chimaev lived up to the astronomical hype that he generated for himself coming off of two dominant performances on Fight Island, wanting correct 17 seconds to land a one-punch knockout on extinct middleweight Gerald Meerschaert.

Dern gained her second straight strive in opposition to by submission and picked up her second straight Fight Evening bonus. She performed Randa Markos with a first-round armbar after the extinct strawweight dared to head to the bottom with Dern, a a few-time jiu-jitsu champion.

The different two bonuses went to Costa for his 41-second head kick KO of Stride Newson, and Jackson for his third-round comeback guillotine submission of Mirsad Bektic.

This marks Costa’s first Fight Evening bonus, whereas Jackson takes home an additional examine after returning to the UFC for the first time since Jan. 30, 2016. Jackson went winless in his first three appearances for the promotion sooner than stepping in to strive in opposition to Bektic on correct two days’ seek for.

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