<div class="Article" style="float: left;"> <table> <tr style="vertical-align: bottom;"> <td> <h3><a href="/go=news.detail&gid=446658" target="_blank"> Pendred given additional $50,000 bonus </a></h3> </td> </tr> </table> <a href="/go=news.detail&gid=446658" ><img class="photo" src="http://img.mixedmartialarts.com/method=get&rs=80&q=75&x=95&y=11&w=310&h=165&ro=0&s=cathal-pendred.jpg" /></a> <div style="clear: both; line-height: 1px;height: 1px;"> </div> </div> <p>Earlier this week it was revealed that Mike King tested positive for steroids following his fight of the night with at UFC Fight Night 46. He would have been awarded $50,000 for the performance had he not failed the drug test, and looks like now his share will also go to his opponent:</p>
Mr. @PendredMMA has confirmed that the UFC informed him he will get Mike King's 50k bonus after King failed the post-fight drug test.— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) August 14, 2014
King had a dominate first round against Pendred, but the Irish native was able to turn it around in the second and submit King by rear naked choke. The awards were announced at the post-fight press conference, but are always with held until drug tests results are returned. Pendred will now be awarded both bonuses, totaling $100,000.
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