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UFC Fight Night 81 Fighter Salaries: Travis...

Feb 05, 20168 Comments215 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

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UFC 195 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawler Kee...

Jan 04, 20161 Comment580 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.

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

Dec 22, 201512 Comments1094 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

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UFC 194 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Aldo...

Dec 14, 20154 Comments1430 Views

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

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TUF 22 Finale Fighter Salaries: Frankie Edg...

Dec 14, 20151 Comment794 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

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

Dec 14, 201511 Comments753 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.

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Bellator Dynamite 1 Fighter Salaries: Tito ...

Sep 23, 2015Comments off7357 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

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UFC Fight Night 71 Fighter Salaries: Frank ...

Jul 20, 2015Comments off3018 Views

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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UFC 189 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Mend...

Jul 14, 2015Comments off3982 Views

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

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TUF 21 Finale Fighter Salaries: Jorge Masvi...

Jul 13, 2015Comments off863 Views

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

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UFC Fight Night 70 Fighter Salaries: Lyoto ...

Jun 29, 2015Comments off2764 Views

Lyoto Machida lost his UFC Fight Night 70 headlining bout to Yoel Romero on Saturday night, but he still came out on top of the

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Invicta FC 11 Fighter Salaries: Cris Cyborg...

Mar 05, 2015Comments off2523 Views

Cris “Cyborg” Justino spent less time in the cage than any other victor on the Invicta FC 11 fight card, but she took home double

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UFC 184 Fighter Salaries: Jake Ellenberger,...

Mar 02, 2015Comments off1396 Views

Jake Ellenberger, not Ronda Rousey, sits atop the disclosed UFC 184 fighter payroll numbers revealed by the California State Athletic Commission.

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UFC 183 Fighter Salaries: Silva and Diaz Ea...

Feb 02, 2015Comments off4659 Views

Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz accounted for more than half of the $2.182 million UFC 183 fighter payroll.

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UFC Fight Night 59 Fighter Salaries: McGreg...

Jan 21, 2015Comments off2212 Views

Not surprisingly, Irish phenom Conor McGregor and streaking lightweight Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone topped the $800,000-plus UFC Boston fighter payroll.

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UFC 182 Fighter Salaries: Jon Jones Dwarfs ...

Jan 05, 2015Comments off4532 Views

Jon Jones not only took the victory over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 on Saturday night, he took the largest chunk of the fighter payroll

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TUF 20 Finale Fighter Salaries: Charles Oli...

Dec 15, 2014Comments off2077 Views

New UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza and co-main eventer Charles Oliveira topped the list of the TUF 20 Finale fighter salaries released to MMAWeekly.com.

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UFC 181 Fighter Salaries: Lawler, Pettis, a...

Dec 08, 2014Comments off2610 Views

Not surprisingly, new UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler topped the UFC 181 fighter salaries, but Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez were a close second.

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Bellator 131 Fighter Salaries: Tito Ortiz i...

Nov 16, 2014Comments off4266 Views

Not surprisingly, Tito Ortiz topped the Bellator 131 fighter salaries with a reported payout of $300,000.

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UFC 178 Fighter Salaries: Johnson Tops Payr...

Sep 29, 2014Comments off4766 Views

Conor McGregor may not have topped the bill at UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso, but he certainly stole the show, and finished second on the

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UFC 177 Fighter Salaries: Champion TJ Dilla...

Sep 02, 2014Comments off3572 Views

Defending UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw towered over the rest of the UFC 177 fight salaries released to MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday.

Robbie Lawler

UFC on FOX 12 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawl...

Jul 28, 2014Comments off1609 Views

Not surprisingly, "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler topped the UFC on FOX 12 payroll en route to earning another shot at the UFC welterweight championship.

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TUF 19 Finale Fighter Salaries: Frankie Edg...

Jul 07, 2014Comments off1683 Views

With the victory over BJ Penn, Frankie Edgar collected the largest disclosed paycheck of the night at the TUF 19 Finale.

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WSOF 10 Fighter Salaries: Champions David B...

Jun 23, 2014Comments off1233 Views

Not surprisingly, two of the three fighters with championship belts topped the WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor payroll.

Robbie Lawler

UFC 173 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawler Top...

May 27, 2014Comments off1378 Views

Although he wasn't the main or even co-main event, Robbie Lawler's win over Jake Ellenberger put him atop the UFC 173 fighter payroll at $200,000.

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UFC Fight Night 40 Fighter Salaries: Matt B...

May 12, 2014Comments off1499 Views

Matt Brown and Ed Herman topped Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 40 payroll, which totaled $680,000 for all 13 bouts.

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UFC on FOX 11 Fighter Salaries: Fabricio We...

Apr 23, 2014Comments off1712 Views

Fabricio Werdum and Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone were the top earners on the UFC on FOX 11 disclosed payroll for the recent event in Orlando, Fla.

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World Series of Fighting 9 Fighter Salaries...

Mar 31, 2014Comments off1789 Views

Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes, and Yushin Okami topped the World Series of Fighting 9 fighter salaries that the Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed to MMAWeekly.com

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UFC 170 Fighter Salaries: Daniel Cormier Be...

Feb 24, 2014Comments off2190 Views

Despite being in the supporting co-main event, it was Daniel Cormier, not Ronda Rousey, that topped the UFC 170 list of fighter salaries that the

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UFC Fight Night 35 Fighter Salaries: Luke R...

Jan 16, 2014Comments off1190 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Luke Rockhold and main card opener winner Cole Miller topped the list of UFC Fight Night 35 fighter salaries released on Thursday.