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UFC 209 Fighter Salaries Overshadow Total G...

Mar 06, 20179 Comments1531 Views

Alistair Overeem and Mark Hunt towered over the UFC 209 fight payroll, which overshadowed the event's live gate total.

Patricky Freire

Patricky Freire Tops Bellator 172 Fighter S...

Feb 22, 2017Comments off1029 Views

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 - final fight

Tito Ortiz Towers Over Bellator 170 Fighter...

Jan 22, 2017Comments off1133 Views

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

BJ Penn

BJ Penn Tops UFC Fight Night 103 Fighter Sa...

Jan 17, 2017Comments off1271 Views

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.

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey Towers Over UFC 207 Fighter Sa...

Jan 03, 2017Comments off2342 Views

Despite losing the fight, Ronda Rousey towered over the UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey disclosed fighter payroll.

Urijah Faber

Urijah Faber Celebrates Retirement by Sitti...

Dec 19, 2016Comments off1545 Views

Urijah Faber headed into retirement on Saturday night by sitting atop the UFC on FOX 22 fighter salaries.

Demetrious Johnson

TUF 24 Finale Fighter Salaries: Demetrious ...

Dec 05, 2016Comments off1672 Views

Not surprisingly, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson topped the TUF 24 Finale fighter salaries.

Nate Marquardt UFC Portland

Nate Marquardt Tops UFC Fight Night: Lineke...

Oct 05, 2016Comments off954 Views

Nate Marquardt, not headlining victor John Lineker, was the top earner at UFC Fight Night 96 on Saturday in Portland, Ore.

CM Punk and Alistair Overeem

CM Punk Nets Huge Payday in Debut, but Alis...

Sep 12, 2016Comments off1905 Views

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

Conor McGregor

UFC 202 Fighter Salaries Include $3 Million...

Aug 20, 2016Comments off3566 Views

The UFC 202 fighter salaries are setting all-time highs with Conor McGregor earning $3 million, and Nate Diaz not far behind.

UFC 201 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawler Top...

Aug 02, 2016Comments off2011 Views

Robbie Lawler lost the welterweight title at UFC 201, but he still topped the disclosed UFC 201 fighter payroll.

Dan Henderson

UFC 199 Fighter Salaries: Dan Henderson Pul...

Jun 06, 2016Comments off2690 Views

Michael Bisping realized his dream on Saturday night, winning the middleweight championship at UFC 199, but Dan Henderson stood atop the payroll.

Jeremy Stephens

UFC Fight Night 88 Fighter Salaries: Jeremy...

May 31, 2016Comments off1899 Views

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

Bellator 154 Fighter Salaries: Phil Davis a...

May 17, 2016Comments off3344 Views

Phil Davis won the fight at Bellator 154 on Saturday night, but it was a draw on the payroll.

Jon Jones - UFC 197

Jon Jones Sits Atop UFC 197 Fighter Salarie...

Apr 25, 2016Comments off2038 Views

Jon Jones' interim UFC light heavyweight champion victory over Ovince Saint Preux put him firmly atop the UFC 197 fighter payroll.

Rashad Evans

UFC on FOX 19 Fighter Salaries: Rashad Evan...

Apr 18, 2016Comments off1879 Views

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.

David Branch

WSOF 30 Fighter Salaries: Champ David Branc...

Apr 05, 2016Comments off1415 Views

WSOF middleweight and light heavyweight champion David Branch's pay dwarfed the rest of the WSOF 30 fight card.

Roxanne Modafferi

Invicta FC 16 Fighter Salaries: Roxanne Mod...

Mar 14, 2016Comments off2008 Views

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

UFC 196 Fighter Salaries: Nate Diaz Won the...

Mar 06, 2016Comments off3227 Views

Nate Diaz may have won the fight at UFC 196, but Conor McGregor was the fighter that won at the bank.

Conor McGregor is the UFC’s First Mil...

Mar 05, 2016Comments off1406 Views

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

Travis Browne

UFC Fight Night 81 Fighter Salaries: Travis...

Feb 05, 2016Comments off1931 Views

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

Robbie Lawler - UFC 181

UFC 195 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawler Kee...

Jan 04, 2016Comments off1866 Views

Although opinions were split, as was the decision, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler retained his belt at UFC 195. He also topped the fighter payroll.

UFC on FOX 17 Salaries: Alistair Overeem is...

Dec 22, 2015Comments off3840 Views

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

UFC 194 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Aldo...

Dec 14, 2015Comments off4543 Views

Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo combined for one of the highest priced UFC main events on record.

Frankie Edgar TUF 22 Finale Press Conference

TUF 22 Finale Fighter Salaries: Frankie Edg...

Dec 14, 2015Comments off2209 Views

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

Sage Northcutt

UFC Fight Night 80 Fighter Salaries: Red-Ho...

Dec 14, 2015Comments off2216 Views

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

Bellator Dynamite 1 Fighter Salaries: Tito ...

Sep 23, 2015Comments off8796 Views

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

UFC Fight Night 71 Fighter Salaries: Frank ...

Jul 20, 2015Comments off3826 Views

Frank Mir continued his resurgence at UFC Fight Night 71 last Wednesday, and his hefty payday reflected the longevity of his career.

UFC 189 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Mend...

Jul 14, 2015Comments off5658 Views

UFC 189 headliners Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes collected $500,000 each in disclosed pay for their efforts on Saturday night.

TUF 21 Finale Fighter Salaries: Jorge Masvi...

Jul 13, 2015Comments off1422 Views

Jorge Masvidal topped the $596,000 TUF 21 Finale fighter salaries on Sunday night in Las Vegas.