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Robbie Lawler

UFC 173 Fighter Salaries: Robbie Lawler Top...

May 27, 2014NoNo Comments2126 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.

Matt Brown and Ed Herman

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

May 12, 2014NoNo Comments2658 Views

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

Fabricio Werdum

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

Apr 23, 2014NoNo Comments2656 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.

World Series of Fighting 9 Fighter Salaries...

Mar 31, 2014NoNo Comments2872 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

UFC 170 Fighter Salaries: Daniel Cormier Be...

Feb 24, 2014NoNo Comments3411 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

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

Jan 16, 2014NoNo Comments2142 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.

Urijah Faber

UFC on Fox 9 Fighter Salaries: Urijah Faber...

Dec 15, 2013NoNo Comments2806 Views

Not surprisingly, Demetrious Johnson and Urijah Faber topped the list of the UFC on Fox 9 fighter salaries released by the California State Athletic Commission

TUF 18 Finale Fighter Salaries: Main Evente...

Dec 02, 2013NoNo Comments3692 Views

Despite losing the fight, TUF 18 Finale main eventer Gray Maynard topped the fighter salaries released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to MMAWeekly.com on

Eddie Alvarez

Bellator 106 Fighter Salaries: Eddie Alvare...

Nov 03, 2013NoNo Comments2092 Views

Not surprisingly, new Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez topped the list of the Bellator 106 fighter salaries released by the California State Athletic Commission.

UFC 164 Fighter Salaries: Frank Mir and Jos...

Oct 11, 2013NoNo Comments4495 Views

The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services on Friday released the UFC 164 fighter salaries. Co-main eventers Frank Mir and Josh Barnett topped the

Alistair Overeem at UFC 146 press conference

UFC Fight Night 26 Fighter Salaries: Alista...

Sep 10, 2013NoNo Comments2601 Views

The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission on Tuesday released the Shogun vs. Sonnen fighter salaries with Alistair Overeem, who lost, towering over the main event fighters

WSOF 4 Fighter Salaries: Tyrone Spong, Ray ...

Aug 12, 2013NoNo Comments2367 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Monday released the World Series of Fighting 4: Spong vs. DeAnda fighter salaries to MMAWeekly.com.

Chan Sung Jung Korean Zombie WEC 48

Korean Zombie Due $20,000 to Show and $20,0...

Jul 23, 2013NoNo Comments1530 Views

Chan Sung Jung is due to make $20,000 to show and another $20,000 to win should he defeat Jose Aldo at UFC 163, but with

UFC president Dana White at UFC 111

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

Jul 16, 2013NoNo Comments2332 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

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

Jul 08, 2013NoNo Comments3094 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, 2013NoNo Comments5215 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

Dana White at UFC on Fox 2

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

Jul 04, 2013NoNo Comments2845 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

Tim Kennedy Apologizes to UFC for Fighter P...

Jun 28, 2013NoNo Comments1487 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.

World Series of Fighting 3 Fighter Salaries...

Jun 17, 2013NoNo Comments2406 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.

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

May 28, 2013NoNo Comments3417 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

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

May 14, 2013NoNo Comments4759 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,

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

Apr 21, 2013NoNo Comments2272 Views

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

TUF 17 Finale Fighter Salaries: Urijah Fabe...

Apr 15, 2013NoNo Comments2935 Views

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

UFC 157 Fighter Salaries: Dan Henderson and...

Feb 27, 2013NoNo Comments2845 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

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

Feb 04, 2013NoNo Comments1756 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, 2013NoNo Comments2128 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.

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

Dec 17, 2012NoNo Comments1418 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.

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

Dec 12, 2012NoNo Comments2873 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.

WSoF 1 Arlovski vs Cole Poster

World Series of Fighting 1 Fighter Salaries...

Nov 04, 2012NoNo Comments1535 Views

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

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

Nov 04, 2012NoNo Comments2891 Views

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