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UFC president Dana White at UFC 111

Dana White Assures that UFC is “Not D...

Jul 16, 2013Comments off634 Views

UFC fighter pay has been one of the hottest topics around for quite some time, but company president Dana White says they won't be doing

Anderson Silva

UFC 162 Fighter Salaries: Despite Loss, And...

Jul 08, 2013Comments off1539 Views

Despite losing for the first time in the Octagon, Anderson Silva still banked a guaranteed $600,000 to Chris Weidman's show and win money total of

Anderson Silva at UFC 117

Anderson Silva is Guaranteed $600,000 to Sh...

Jul 06, 2013Comments off2422 Views

Win, lose or draw, Anderson Silva will go home from his next fight at UFC 162 a rather happy man, at least financially. Win, lose

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Dana White on Fighter Pay: “When you ...

Jul 04, 2013Comments off938 Views

The UFC and Dana White have been criticized for how much they pay their fighters, but White doesn't back done, saying he's proud of the

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Tim Kennedy Apologizes to UFC for Fighter P...

Jun 28, 2013Comments off508 Views

Tim Kennedy recently criticized how little UFC fighters are paid, but on Thursday, he issued a statement retracting his comments and apologizing for them.

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World Series of Fighting 3 Fighter Salaries...

Jun 17, 2013Comments off1000 Views

Josh Burkman and Jon Fitch, not surprisingly, top the $200,000 World Series of Fighting 3 fighter payroll from Friday's event in Las Vegas.

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UFC 160 Velasquez vs. Bigfoot 2 Fighter Sal...

May 28, 2013Comments off1416 Views

The UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Bigfoot 2 fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez topped

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A Look Inside the UFC Fighter Contract: Goo...

May 14, 2013Comments off1631 Views

Take an in-depth look at the UFC fighter contract with comments from Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White, and dissenting opinions from managers and legal experts,

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UFC on Fox 7 Fighter Salaries: Benson Hende...

Apr 21, 2013Comments off931 Views

The UFC on Fox 7: Henderson vs. Melendez fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Sunday by the California State Athletic Commission.

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TUF 17 Finale Fighter Salaries: Urijah Fabe...

Apr 15, 2013Comments off998 Views

Urijah Faber topped the $508,500 TUF 17 Finale fighter salaries for Saturday's event at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

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UFC 157 Fighter Salaries: Dan Henderson and...

Feb 27, 2013Comments off1087 Views

Despite being the co-main event, Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida top the list of UFC 157 fighter salaries from Saturday night's event at the Honda

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UFC 156 Fight Salaries: Rashad Evans Tops P...

Feb 04, 2013Comments off471 Views

Rashad Evans tops the UFC 156 fighter salaries list, followed by Alistair Overeem and Jose Aldo.

Josh Barnett

Strikeforce Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Fighte...

Jan 14, 2013Comments off851 Views

The Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Monday with Josh Barnett, Gegard Mousasi, and Daniel Cormier heading the payroll.

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TUF 16 Finale Fighter Salaries: Mike Pyle H...

Dec 17, 2012Comments off525 Views

The TUF 16 Finale: Nelson vs. Mitrione fighter salaries were released on Monday by the Nevada Athletic Commission with Mike Pyle topping the payroll.

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UFC on Fox 5 Fighter Salaries; Shogun and B...

Dec 12, 2012Comments off1064 Views

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and BJ Penn, despite losing their bouts, topped the list of UFC on Fox 5 fighter salaries from Saturday's event in Seattle.

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World Series of Fighting 1 Fighter Salaries...

Nov 04, 2012Comments off666 Views

Andrei Arlovski and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson topped the inaugural World Series of Fighting's $352,000 payroll.

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RFA 4 Fighter Salaries: Back on Track, Tyso...

Nov 04, 2012Comments off1044 Views

Tyson Griffin returned to his winning ways on Friday night in Las Vegas, also topping the RFA 4 fighter payroll.

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UFC on FX 5 Fighter Salaries: Jake Ellenber...

Oct 15, 2012Comments off442 Views

The UFC on FX 5 fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Monday by the Minnesota Office of Combative Sports with Jake Ellenberger as the

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UFC Fighters Don’t Want You to Know H...

Sep 18, 2012Comments off954 Views

UFC president Dana White says his fighters have every right to say how much they make, but they simply don't want to.

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Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman Fighter Sal...

Aug 20, 2012Comments off571 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza topped the payroll when the Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman fighter salaries were released on Monday.

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UFC on Fox 4 Figher Salaries: Shogun and Ma...

Aug 09, 2012Comments off606 Views

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua won the main event and took home the biggest registered UFC on Fox 4 payday, but Lyoto Machida, a close second, won

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UFC on Fuel TV 4 Fighter Salaries: Simpson,...

Jul 12, 2012Comments off476 Views

The UFC on Fuel TV 4 fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Thursday by the California State Athletic Commission.

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UFC on FX 3 Fighter Salaries: Mike Pyle Tak...

Jun 13, 2012Comments off453 Views

The UFC on FX 3 fighter salaries were released to MMAWeekly.com on Wednesday by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

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UFC 146: dos Santos vs. Mir Fighter Salarie...

May 29, 2012Comments off412 Views

The UFC 146: dos Santos vs. Mir fighter salaries on Tuesday were released to MMAWeekly.com by the Nevada Athletic Commission. The champ tops the list.

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Strikeforce Barnett vs. Cormier Fighter Sal...

May 21, 2012Comments off624 Views

Josh Barnett and Gilbert Melendez topped the payouts for Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier, according to the fighter salaries released by the California State Athletic Commission.

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UFC on Fuel TV 3 Fighter Salaries: Cowboy T...

May 17, 2012Comments off442 Views

Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone was the big winner on the payroll when the UFC on Fuel TV 3 fighter salaries were released.

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UFC 145 Jones vs. Evans Fighter Salaries: J...

Apr 25, 2012Comments off1223 Views

The UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans fighter salaries were released by the Georgia State Athletic and Entertainment Commission on Wednesday, with Jon Jones, not surprisingly,

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Even in Losing, Nick Diaz Sits Atop the UFC...

Feb 06, 2012Comments off1399 Views

The UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit fighter salaries were released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday with Nick Diaz topping the list, despite

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Strikeforce: Jardine vs. Rockhold Official ...

Jan 18, 2012Comments off129 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Wednesday released the official attendance and gate receipts for the first Strikeforce event of 2012... and the numbers aren’t

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Robbie Lawler Towers Over Strikeforce: Rock...

Jan 09, 2012Comments off520 Views

The Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine fighter salaries were released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday, with Robbie Lawler towering over the payroll.