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- INSIDE THE NUMBERS OF UFC 57

Posted on by MMAWeekly.com Staff

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission made the UFC 57 numbers public from last weekend’s event; including, the medical suspensions as well as salaries from the event at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada.

As far as the show goes, as was suspected, the 10,301 paid attendance according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission numbers, means that the UFC 57 card was the biggest gate in UFC history. The show grossed just over $3.3 million dollars.

Other interesting numbers according to NSAC as the public record states this weekend…

- Chuck Liddell made $250,000 for the win. It breaks down as $175,000 to show, $75,000 win
- Randy Couture: $225,000
- Keith Jardine: $10,000 – $5,000 to show, $5,000 to win
- Mike Whitehead: $5,000
- Allesio Sakara: $10,000 – $5,000 to show, $5,000 to win
- Elvis Sinosic: $6,000
- Jeff Monson: $6,000 – $3,000 to show, $3,000 to win
- Brandon Lee Hinkle: $4,000
- Paul Buentello: $22,000 – $11,000 to show, $11,000 to win
- Gilbert Aldana: $2,000
- Joe Riggs: $20,000 – $10,000 to show, $10,000 to win
- Nick Diaz: $10,000
- Renato Sobral: $32,000 – $16,000 to show, $16,000 to win
- Mike Van Arsdale: $15,000
- Marcio Cruz: $8,000 – $4,000 to show, $4,000 to win
- Frank Mir: $26,000
- Brandon Vera: $10,000 – $5,000 to show, $5,000 to win
- Justin Eilers: $5,000

Total Purse for UFC 57: $666,000

UFC 57 MEDICAL SUSPENSIONS
- Chuck Liddell must have right right toe x-rayed and cleared by Dr. or no contest until 08/04/06
- Randy Couture suspended until 03/22/06 and have no contact until 03/07/06 – – -
- Justin Eilers suspended until 04/06/06 because of knockout and can have no contact until 03/22/06
- Frank Mir suspended until 03/22/06 and can have no contact until 03/07/06
- Joe Riggs must have both hands x-rayed & cleared by a doctor or no contest until 08/04/06 – minimum suspension no contest until 04/06/06, no contact until 03/22/06
- Nick Diaz must have scalp lacerations cleared by doctor or no contest until 08/04/06 – minimum suspension no contest or no contact until 03/22/06
- Elvis Sinosic suspended until 04/06/06; no contact until 03/22/06
- Gilbert Aldana must clear nasal fracture with Dr or no contest until -08/04/06 and minimum suspension no contest until 04/06/06, no contact until 03/22/06
- Brandon Lee Hinkle suspended until 03/22/06 and have no contact until 03/07/06
- Keith Jardine must have left 2nd metacarpal x-rayed & cleared by with doctor or no contest until -08/04/06

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