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Tai Tuivasa Isn’t Too Happy That He Didn’t Get Bonus After UFC 221 Win

Tai Tuivasa Isn’t Too Happy That He Didn’t Get Bonus After UFC 221 Win

Tai Tuivasa, an unbeaten heavyweight contender, scores a solid victory in his hometown, stopped Cyril Asker with a series of hard elbows and punches at UFC 221 on (Feb. 10, 2018), which took place live on pay-per-view (PPV) in Perth, Australia.

After the fight, he celebrated the victory by doing the most Australian thing one can do drinking beer out of a stranger’s shoe.

Check it out below via MMAjunkie’s Ben Fowlkes:

Apparently, Tai Tuivasa wasn’t too happy that he didn’t get one of the four $50,000 Fight Night bonuses awarded in Perth, Australia. In fact, he believes chugging a beer from a shoe should’ve earned him a bonus.

“What more do they want us to do?” Tuivasa told at the UFC 221 post-fight press conference. “I should’ve gotten 50K just for the shoey.”

Brothers-in-law Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa and Tyson Pedro are crying foul after they missed out on bonuses during UFC 221 at Perth Arena. Pedro also scores a stunning kimura submission to defeat Russian Saparbek Safarov in their light heavyweight bout.

“I think we both should’ve gotten Performance of the Night and I think everyone else thought we should’ve gotten Performance of the Night,” Tuivasa explained. “He (Tyson Pedro) almost ripped somebody’s arm off, and I like elbowed (Cyril Asker) back to France and f*cking nothing. Now I have to go home and cry all night.”

Do you guys think Tai Tuivasa should get the bonus?

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