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Aug 2, 2016 7:00 am

UFC 201 salary report

This past Saturday, the UFC headed to Atlanta, Georgia to hold UFC 201. The event was an action packed one, with fight fans taking to social media to praise the card. In the co-main event, Karolina Kowalkiewicz defeated Rose Namajunas to become the #1 contender at strawweight, likely earning herself a crack at Joanna Jedrzejczyk....

Jul 12, 2016 10:43 am

UFC 200 salary report: Brock Lesnar sets new record for highest disclosed payout

UFC 200 saw an absolutely stacked event card from beginning to end and the monumental pay-per-view event is likely the biggest payout in UFC history because of that. Brock Lesnar took home the biggest check with his disclosed payout of $2.5 million, setting a new record for the highest disclosed payout in UFC history. Prior...

Apr 25, 2016 12:42 pm

UFC 197 salary report – Jon Jones remains one of UFC’s highest paid

UFC 197 took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night. The card was headlined with a UFC interim light heavyweight title fight between former champion Jon Jones and number six UFC ranked contender Ovince Saint Preux. Jones took the win in a five-round unanimous decision and ranked at...


Feb 8, 2016 11:15 am

UFC Fight Night 82 salary report: Highest paid fighter on card goes home with $125,000

UFC Fight Night 82 took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday and presented an exciting night of fights. The UFC welterweight division was put on watch after Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson dismanlted former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the very first round. However, Roy “Big Country” Nelson and Joseph...

Dec 15, 2015 2:51 am

UFC 194 salary report – Conor McGregor rolling in the dough

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Saturday’s UFC 194 payouts were released with the new UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor topping the list of paid fighters. UFC 194 payouts included: Conor McGregor: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Jose Aldo: $400,000 Luke Rockhold: $160,000 (includes...

Dec 15, 2015 2:41 am

TUF Finale 22 salary report – Frankie Edgar takes home fattest paycheck

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Friday’s TUF 22 Finale payouts were released with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar topping the list of paid fighters. The TUF 22 Finale payouts included: Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus) def. Chad Mendes: $82,000 Ryan...

Sep 8, 2015 3:35 pm

UFC 191 Salary Report: Fighter Pay Ranged From $280K To $10K

  UFC 191 took place last Saturday and featured a so-so night of fights. Some of the more anticipated fights failed to deliver, while some delivered big time. We saw a pretty lackluster fight from Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir in the co-main, but an incredibly ridiculous fight from John Lineker and Francisco Rivera took...

May 26, 2015 3:52 pm

Salary Report: UFC 187 Edition — Johnson Earns $500K To D.C.’s $180k — FULL REPORT!

The salaries just came out for UFC 187 fighters. Two of the fighters from the card left with $500,000.00. Check out the numbers below for a full rundown. Daniel Cormier- $180,000 ($90,000 to show, $90,000 to win) Anthony Johnson- $500,000 Chris Weidman- $500,000 ($250,000 to show, $250,000 to win) Vitor Belfort- $300,000 Donald Cerrone- $152,000...

Apr 1, 2015 1:50 am

Salary Report! WSOF Champ Takes $60k, Three Fighters Make Event Low Of $750.00

The Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission has released the disclosed salary list for last week’s WSOF 19 event. The full list of payouts is as follows: Justin Gaethje ($30,000 + $30,000 = $60,000) def. Luis Palomino ($11,000) Teddy Holder ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Thiago Silva ($20,000) Timur Valiev ($9,000 + $9,000 = $18,000)...

Mar 5, 2015 11:09 am

Invicta FC 11 Salary Report: ‘Cyborg’ Banks Top Pay

The California State Athletic Commission has released the salary’s from Friday’s Invicta FC 11 event. Main event fighter Cris “Cyborg” earned an event high of $90,000.00 for her first round stoppage victory. The full list of disclosed payroll is as follows: Cristiane Justino: $90,000 (includes $45,000 win bonus) Charmaine Tweet: $6,000 Alexa Grasso: $5,000 (includes...

Mar 3, 2015 1:37 pm

Salary Report: Ellenberger Tops Rousey

The California State Athletic Commission released the disclosed payroll for last weekend’s UFC 184 event, and welterweight winner Jake Ellenberger earned the evening’s top dollar. UFC 184 took place on Saturday, February 28, from the Staples Center, in Los Angeles. In the main event, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey submitted Cat Zingano in just...

Feb 28, 2015 2:26 pm

UFC 184 Salary Report: Ronda $65k/$65k, Cat $100k/$100k

The California State Athletic Commission has released tonight’s ‘UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano’ disclosed payroll list and Cat Zingano is in a good position. ‘UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano’ goes down tonight from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. While the disclosure of the figures below is significant, they are only the fighter’s base pay....

Feb 15, 2015 4:04 pm

Bellator 133 Salary Report: Shlemenko Banks $20,000 For Main Event Win

This past Friday, Bellator 133 took center stage as Alexander Shlemenko KO’d Melvin Manhoef via spinning back fist in the main event. Below is the salary report from the event, which was obtained by Sherdog.com. Alexander Shlemenko: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus) Melvin Manhoef: $15,000 Daniel Weichel: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus) Pat Curran: $20,000...

Jan 21, 2015 11:23 am

Salary Report: “UFC Fight Night Boston” Edition

Conor McGregor has topped out the “UFC Fight Night Boston” disclosed payroll with a whopping $170,000 payday for his second round win over Dennis Siver. The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission sent out the figures Wednesday. The full lost of disclosed fighter pay is as follows: Conor McGregor: $170,000 (includes $85,000 win bonus) def. Dennis Siver:...

Jan 21, 2015 10:47 am

Salary Report: ‘WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has sent BJPENN.COM the disclosed fighter pay for last weekend’s WSOF 17 event in Las Vegas. Topping the list of disclosed pay is main event winner Jake Shields, with $65,000.00. Rounding out the night’s lowest pay is card opener Jamie Point, who made just $750.00. The full list of WSOF...

Jan 13, 2015 1:22 pm

Salary Report: Nate Diaz Earns $16k To Co-Headline UFC Event On FOX

Popular UFC lightweight fighter Nate Diaz stayed out of competition as long as he could. A contract dispute, centered around his pay, was the cause of a 12-month stint of inactivity. Upon his return Nate Diaz was open about his need to get back in the cage, despite his contract dispute, because he needed to...

Sep 29, 2014 10:17 am

UFC 178 Salary Report: Johnson, McGregor Top Payroll

This past weekend the UFC held arguably one of the biggest Pay-Per View’s of the year in UFC 178. The card was headlined by Demetrious Johnson as he defended his flyweight title against Chris Cariaso. Johnson emerged victorious, defeating Cariaso via submission in the second round. Below is the salary report for the event, which...

Sep 5, 2014 11:54 am

Salary Report: Rafael dos Anjos Out-Earns Benson Henderson For 1st Round K.O.

Last week’s UFC Fight Night 49 event saw former UFC lightweight champ, Benson Henderson fall to the vicious onslaught of Rafael dos Anjos. The event took place from Oklahoma’s BOK Center. The full disclosed fighter pay-outs, as confirmed by the Oklahoma Athletic Commission are as follows: Main Card (FOX Sports 1) Rafael dos Anjos ($38,000...

Sep 2, 2014 2:27 pm

Salary Report: Dillashaw Banks $100K For Soto KO

UFC bantamweight champion, T.J. Dillashaw topped last weekend’s UFC 177 disclosed fighter payroll with $100,000.00. The pay-per-view event took place from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The California State Athletic Commission released the UFC payroll, which totalled $420,000.00. The full list of salaries is as follows: T.J. Dillashaw: $100,000 ($50,000 win bonus) def....

Jun 13, 2014 6:14 am

Salary Report: Diego Sanchez Tops ;UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov’ Payroll

The final payroll is in for UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Khabilov. Diego Sanchez was the nights top earner with $140,000 (including his win bonus), while Benson Henderson came with the second-most amount at $90,000 (including his win bonus). One interesting (and extremely appropriate) thing I would like to point out is that Ross Pearson...

May 27, 2014 12:57 pm

UFC 173 Salary Report: Robbie Lawler Tops Payouts

The total disclosed payroll for Saturday’s UFC 173 event was just north of one-million-dollars. UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler, took home the lions share of the night’s earnings and brought in nearly 20% of the disclosed payouts with his win over Jake Ellenberger. Co-main event fighter, Daniel Cormier, was not far behind with a nice fat...

May 12, 2014 12:34 pm

Salary Report: Brown Tops Fight Night 40 Purses With $82K

‘UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva’ was the night of the underdogs, the night of the K.O.’s and the night of Matt “The Immortal” Brown. The Ohio State Athletic Commission released the evening’s disclosed payroll figures and leading the charge is, main event winner Matt Brown, with a contacted wage of $82K and bonuses...

Apr 23, 2014 4:50 pm

UFC on FOX 11 Salary Report: Fabricio Werdum Top Earner

Fabricio Werdum was the top earner at this past weekend’s UFC on FOX 11 event, as he collected a cool $175,000 in disclosed pay for his main event victory over Travis Browne. MMAjunkie obtained the list of disclosed payouts from the Florida State Boxing Commission earlier today. The total disclosed payroll for the event was...

Apr 8, 2014 7:35 am

Salary Report: Kongo Towers Over Bellator 115 Payroll

By Evan Stoumbelis Bellator 115 took place on April 4th, where fight fans saw Vitaly Minakov defeat former UFC heavyweight contender Cheick Kongo to retain the Bellator heavyweight strap. Early this morning we received the payroll from the NSAC, fighter salaries are as follows: Main card (Spike TV) Vitaly Minakov ($17,500 + $17,500 = $35,000)...

Apr 1, 2014 7:40 am

Salary Report: Cyborg Earns 5-Times More in Defeat Than Latest Kickboxing Opponent

Cris Cyborg may have lost her recent Muay Thai match last Friday night in Vegas, but she’s laughing all the way to the bank. The former Strikeforce champ and current Invicta FC champion, earned a whopping $25,000.00 for her five-round decision loss to Jorina Baars. Baars earned $5,000.00. Salary figures come from the Nevada State...