Gleison Tibau recorded his 15th (!!) win inside the Octagon last night in Brasilia, Brazil at UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Arlovski, and in the process walked away the event’s top earner. Before we go any further, we should note that most international events don’t release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data […]
Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 51 event in Brazil the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced.
‘Fight Of The Night’ honors on this occasion were handed out to Gleison Tibau and Piotr Hallmann for their closely fought co-main event which lasted the full three rounds with Tibau emerging as the winner by split decision.
Main event underdog Andrei...
UFC president Dana White awarded Andrei Arlovski (pictured), Godofredo Pepey, Gleison Tibau and Piotr Hallmann each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski II.”
UFC Fight Night 51 took place inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil.
Fight of the Night:
Gleison Tibau vs. Piotr Hallmann ($50,000/each...
Despite beginning to fade in the third round, Gleison Tibau just did enough in the first two rounds of his fight with Piotr Hallmann at UFC Fight Night 51 this evening in Brazil to help secure a split decision victory.
Hallmann with a leg ick to start. Powerful body kick from Tibau that knocks his opponent off-balance. Tibau immediately unleashes with some hard strikes...
A lightweight affair between Gleison Tibau (pictured) and Pat Healy has been added to UFC Fight Night Atlantic City.
UFC officials confirmed the tango Tuesday.
Both athletes are looking to bounce back from disappointing performances. Tibau had his two-fight winning streak abruptly snapped when he was knocked out by Michael Johnson in December.
Surprisingly, Healy finds himself in...
A lightweight scrap pitting Gleison Tibau (28-9, pictured) up against Michael Johnson (13-8) has been added to UFC 168, with UFC officials recently confirming the bout for the end of the year card. Despite being just thirty years old the bout will mark Tibau’s twenty first appearance inside the octagon, during which he has […]
On Wednesday night, a lightweight shootout between Gleison Tibau (pictured) and Michael Johnson was announced for UFC 168.
The UFC confirmed the scrap via Twitter.
Tibau is victorious in six of his past eight tangos, including two straight. The Brazilian held on to take a split decision win over Jamie Varner last month at UFC 164.
Johnson, meanwhile, possibly saved his UFC career...
UFC officials announced today that they have added a lightweight bout between Gleison Tibau and John Cholish to May’s UFC on FX 8. Tibau vs. Cholish will most likely be part of the preliminary card. UFC on FX 8 takes place May 18 at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The event is [...]
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The fight card for UFC 148 gets a new addition with the announcement of a lightweight battle between Gleison Tibau and Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC officials announced the match-up earlier on Thursday.
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