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UFC Fight Night Sacramento: Performance of the Night bonuses handed out

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UFC Fight Night Sacramento: Performance of the Night bonuses handed out

History was made Saturday at Golden 1 Center. UFC Fight Night Sacramento now holds the record for the shortest amount of combined fight time in a main and co-main event. 

But only one of those winners, Urijah Faber, earned a $50,000 bonus. Four fighters -- Faber, Josh Emmett, Andre Fili and Jonathan Martinez -- received the $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus. Germaine de Randamie, who handed Aspen Ladd her first loss with a 16-second knockout, did not receive the bonus. 

Faber came out of retirement and put on a show for the home crowd. "The California Kid" knocked out Ricky Simon in 46 seconds, and quickly went home to celebrate with his daughter, Cali. 

Emmett, another member of Team Alpha Male fighting out of Sacramento, gave the crowd plenty to cheer about before Faber entered the octagon. The 34-year-old caught Mirsad Bektic with a right jab and knocked him out in the final minute of the first round.

Fili was the feel-good story of the night. Another Team Alpha Male fighter to go home victorious had someone special watching him in the crowd. The Sacramento native's father had been in prison for 17 years, and the first time he saw his son since, Fili knocked out Sheymon Moraes in the first round.

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Martinez handed Team Alpha Male, which went 4-2 on the night, their first loss of the event. In the third round, he caught Pingyuan Liu with a violent knee to his head to knock him out. 

Saturday night was jam-packed out memorable moments in Sacramento, and four fighters' bank accounts prove it.

Watch Andre Fili knock out Sheymon Moraes at UFC Fight Night Sacramento

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Watch Andre Fili knock out Sheymon Moraes at UFC Fight Night Sacramento

Urijah Faber is the hometown hero coming out of retirement Saturday at UFC Fight Night Sacramento, but he's far from the only Northern California fighter represented at Golden 1 Center. 

Sacramento native Andre Fili (20-6-0) exceeded his "Touchy Fili" nickname with a first-round knockout of Sheymon Moraes (11-4-0) in their featherweight bout. 

Fili had Moraes on his heels with a right kick to the head before finishing him off. 

No fighter received louder cheers walking out to the octagon than Fili, who was part of the sixth preliminary fight of the night. Right away, he gave his fans a show as he attacked Moraes early and often. 

[RELATED: Martinez knocks out Liu at UFC Fight Night Sacramento]

After the victory, Fili was, well, feeling himself while the NorCal native got hyphy. 

Fans will have to wait for Faber to make his return later in the night, but Fili gave everyone an early performance to remember.