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UFC on FX Post-Fight Press Conference Recap

Read below to find out who earned fight night bonuses at UFC on FX: Alves vs. Kampmann... 
Six fighters joined UFC President Dana White at the UFC on FX post-fight press conference:Martin KampmannIan McCallJoseph BenavidezDemetrious JohnsonAnthony Perosh, and James Te Huna.

Johnson and McCall were awarded Fight of the Night for their back-and-forth brawl. Although Johnson was named the winner in the Octagon, it was revealed at the press conference that there was an error in the scoring, and the fight was actually ruled a draw. "Uncle Creepy" and "Mighty Mouse" will compete in a rematch at a later date.

Benavidez earned Knockout of the Night for his second-round starching of newcomer Yasuhiro Urushitani. After a fast-paced first round, Benavidez blasted Urushitani early in the second frame to force a stoppage.

Submission of the Night went to headliner Kampmann. Kampmann survived a series of flurries from opponent Thiago Alves to lock on a fight-ending guillotine choke late in the third round.

All bonused fighters received $50,000.

Watch the full-length archive of the post-fight press conference. 
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