fighter salaries Tag

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Tim Kennedy Apologizes to UFC for Fighter P...

Jun 28, 2013Comments off372 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 off668 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 off962 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 off977 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 off675 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 off702 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 off737 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 off476 Views

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

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Strikeforce Marquardt vs. Saffiedine Fighte...

Jan 14, 2013Comments off575 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 off347 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 off752 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 off429 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 off673 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 off296 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 off609 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 off348 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 off413 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 off318 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 off308 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 off283 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 off467 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 off311 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 off868 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 off1077 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 off127 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 off358 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.

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UFC 141 Fighter Salaries: Brock Tops List, ...

Jan 03, 2012Comments off566 Views

The post-fight UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem fight salary payouts following Friday night's event in Las Vegas.

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UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem Fighter Salarie...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off687 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday released the UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem fighter salaries, with the headliners the obvious big winners.

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TUF 14 Finale Fighter Salaries: Bisping Dwa...

Dec 05, 2011Comments off191 Views

The NSAC released the TUF 14 Finale fighter salaries on Monday with Michael Bisping dwarfing the payroll of the rest of the fight card combined.

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UFC 139 Fighter Salaries: Cung Le Tops the ...

Nov 21, 2011Comments off437 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Monday released the UFC 139 fighter salaries with hometown favorite Cung Le topping the list of disclosed payroll.