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.
UFC 189 headliners Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes collected $500,000 each in disclosed pay for their efforts on Saturday night.
Jorge Masvidal topped the $596,000 TUF 21 Finale fighter salaries on Sunday night in Las Vegas.
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
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
Jake Ellenberger, not Ronda Rousey, sits atop the disclosed UFC 184 fighter payroll numbers revealed by the California State Athletic Commission.
Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz accounted for more than half of the $2.182 million UFC 183 fighter payroll.
Not surprisingly, Irish phenom Conor McGregor and streaking lightweight Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone topped the $800,000-plus UFC Boston fighter payroll.
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
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.
Not surprisingly, new UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler topped the UFC 181 fighter salaries, but Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez were a close second.
Not surprisingly, Tito Ortiz topped the Bellator 131 fighter salaries with a reported payout of $300,000.
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
Defending UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw towered over the rest of the UFC 177 fight salaries released to MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday.
Not surprisingly, "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler topped the UFC on FOX 12 payroll en route to earning another shot at the UFC welterweight championship.
With the victory over BJ Penn, Frankie Edgar collected the largest disclosed paycheck of the night at the TUF 19 Finale.
Not surprisingly, two of the three fighters with championship belts topped the WSOF 10: Branch vs. Taylor payroll.