The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will start paying bonuses in Bitcoin in partnership with cryptocurrency platform Crypto.com to fighters who receive the People’s Choice Award.
The prize fund at the first such event will be $60,000. It will take place on April 9 as part of UFC 273 in Jacksonville, Florida.
The reward will be distributed this way. $30,000 for the first plase, $20,000 for the second and $10,000 for the 3rd.
The winners will receive Bitcoins in a fixed amount in US dollars and transactions will be made on crypto exchange Crypto.com.