Ovince Saint Preux’s signature submission put him in some exclusive company.

The light heavyweight veteran not only earned a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus for his Von Flue choke finish of Michal Oleksiejczuk at UFC Copenhagen on Saturday, he also tied a couple of records.

With his 10th finish, “OSP” is now tied with Jon Jones and Glover Teixeira for the most in promotional history, and his fifth submission put him into a tie with Jones, Teixeira, and Misha Cirkunov on that all-time list.

Saint Preux also owns the record for the most Von Flue choke (named after fighter Jason Von Flue) finishes in history, with four, prompting many to have re-named the maneuver “the Von Preux choke.”

With no Fight of the Night bonuses designated, the other $50,000 Performance of the Night checks went to headliner Jared Cannonier for his second-round TKO of Jack Hermansson, John Phillips for his 17-second knockout of Alen Amedovski (the third-fastest KO in middleweight history), and Jack Shore, who improved to 12-0 with a third-round submission of Nohelin Hernandez in the preliminary opener.


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