Main event fighter Renan Barao and undercard fighter Henry Cejudo each had complications related to their weight cutting, forcing both off of the car. As a result, two under card bouts were cancelled and UFC debutant Joe Soto was slotted into the UFC 177 main event.
SEE ALSO: Renan Barao Out of UFC 177
In the end, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw defeated Soto and took home the biggest paycheck of the night, as well as a $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus.
SEE ALSO: UFC 177 Fighter Bonuses
The California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday revealed the full UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Soto fighter salaries to MMAWeekly.com. The event took place on Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif.
UFC 177 Fighter Salaries
T.J. Dillashaw: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Soto: $20,000
Tony Ferguson: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Danny Castillo: $36,000
Bethe Correia: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Shayna Baszler: $8,000
Carlos Diego Ferreira: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Ramsey Nijem: $18,000
Yancy Medeiros: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
def. Damon Jackson: $8,000
Derek Brunson: $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus)
def. Lorenz Larkin: $28,000
Anthony Hamilton: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Ruan Potts: $10,000
Chris Wade: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Cain Carrizosa: $8,000
UFC 177 Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $420,000
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