On Tuesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission released the fighter salaries stemming from The Ultimate Fighter Finale. Justin Gaethje earned top dollar.
UFC 213 may have crowned a new interim middleweight champion, but that champion was far from the top paid performer on the card.
Alistair Overeem and Mark Hunt towered over the UFC 209 fight payroll, which overshadowed the event's live gate total.
Patricky Freire not only topped a revised Bellator 172 fight card and got the better of Josh Thomson, he also topped the disclosed fighter payroll.
Tito Ortiz, already a UFC Hall of Fame member, went out on his own terms on Saturday at Bellator 170, also leading the charge on
Despite losing in the main event, UFC Hall of Fame fighter BJ Penn topped the UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn disclosed fighter payroll.
Despite losing the fight, Ronda Rousey towered over the UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey disclosed fighter payroll.
Urijah Faber headed into retirement on Saturday night by sitting atop the UFC on FOX 22 fighter salaries.
Not surprisingly, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson topped the TUF 24 Finale fighter salaries.
Nate Marquardt, not headlining victor John Lineker, was the top earner at UFC Fight Night 96 on Saturday in Portland, Ore.
Two losing fighters were at the top of the UFC 203 payroll. Alistair Overeem sat at the top, while CM Punk had the third leading
The UFC 202 fighter salaries are setting all-time highs with Conor McGregor earning $3 million, and Nate Diaz not far behind.
Robbie Lawler lost the welterweight title at UFC 201, but he still topped the disclosed UFC 201 fighter payroll.
Michael Bisping realized his dream on Saturday night, winning the middleweight championship at UFC 199, but Dan Henderson stood atop the payroll.
Cody Garbrandt solidified his spot in the UFC bantamweight division by toppling Thomas Almeida at UFC Fight Night 88, but Jeremy Stephens sat atop the
Phil Davis won the fight at Bellator 154 on Saturday night, but it was a draw on the payroll.
Jon Jones' interim UFC light heavyweight champion victory over Ovince Saint Preux put him firmly atop the UFC 197 fighter payroll.
Glover Teixiera may have scored a first-round knockout at UFC on FOX 19, but the man he KO'd, Rashad Evans, topped the fighter payroll.
WSOF middleweight and light heavyweight champion David Branch's pay dwarfed the rest of the WSOF 30 fight card.
On Monday, the Nevada Athletic Commission released the fighter salaries stemming from Invicta FC 16: Hamasaki vs. Brown which took place on March 11 in
Nate Diaz may have won the fight at UFC 196, but Conor McGregor was the fighter that won at the bank.
Win or lose, featherweight champion Conor McGregor is poised to become the UFC's first $1 million man when he steps in the Octagon with Nate
Dominick Cruz may have won back the bantamweight belt that he never lost when he defeated TJ Dillashaw, but that doesn’t mean he stood atop
Although opinions were split, as was the decision, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler retained his belt at UFC 195. He also topped the fighter payroll.
Rafael dos Anjos may have cemented his position as UFC lightweight champion with a first-round stoppage of Donald Cerrone, but he wasn’t the top earner
Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo combined for one of the highest priced UFC main events on record.
Frankie Edgar cemented his spot as the top featherweight contender at the TUF 22 Finale on Friday night, and he also topped the disclosed fighter
Rose Namajunas continued her climb back into title contention at UFC Fight Night 80, but didn’t top the disclosed fighter payroll. Sage Northcutt did.
Tito Ortiz couldn't take the belt from Bellator champion Liam McGeary, but he took nearly half of the total disclosed fighter salary for Bellator’s first
Frank Mir continued his resurgence at UFC Fight Night 71 last Wednesday, and his hefty payday reflected the longevity of his career.
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