UFC 156 salaries - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

Reply

Old 02-04-2013, 02:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
Bantamweight
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Canada, West Coast
Posts: 694
onip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledgeonip69 Is True Champion Of Knowledge
UFC 156 salaries

Quote:
UFC 156 salaries: Evans, Overeem and Aldo earn biggest payouts

by MMAjunkie.com Staff on Feb 04, 2013 at 12:40 pm ET

Rashad Evans ($300,000), Alistair Overeem ($285,714.29) and Jose Aldo ($240,000) were the top earners at this past weekend's UFC 156 event.

MMAjunkie.com today requested and obtained the list of disclosed paydays from the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

The total payroll for the event was $1,755,714.29.

UFC 156 took place this past Saturday, Feb. 2, at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The main card, including Aldo's successful title defense over Frankie Edgar, aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and Facebook.

The full list of UFC 156 paydays included:

Jose Aldo: $240,000 (includes $120,000 win bonus)
def. Frankie Edgar: $120,000

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: $174,000 (includes $67,000 win bonus)
def. Rashad Evans: $300,000

Antonio Silva: $70,000 (includes no win bonus)
def. Alistair Overeem: $285,714.29

Demian Maia: $120,000 (includes $60,000 win bonus)
def. Jon Fitch: $66,000

Joseph Benavidez: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)
def. Ian McCall: $9,000

Evan Dunham: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)
def. Gleison Tibau: $33,000

Tyron Woodley: $87,000 (includes $43,500 win bonus)
def. Jay Hieron: $12,000

Bobby Green: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Jacob Volkmann: $22,000

Isaac Vallie-Flagg: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Yves Edwards: $21,000

Dustin Kimura: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Chico Camus: $8,000

Francisco Rivera: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Edwin Figueroa: $10,000

Now, the usual disclaimer: The figures do not include deductions for items such as insurance, licenses and taxes. Additionally, the figures do not include money paid by sponsors, which can oftentimes be a substantial portion of a fighter's income. They also do not include any other "locker room" or special discretionary bonuses the UFC oftentimes pays. They also do not include portions of the pay-per-view revenue that some top-level fighters receive.

For example, as previously reported, UFC officials handed out additional $50,000 UFC 156 bonuses to Silva ("KO of the Night"), Green ("Submission of the Night"), and Aldo and Edgar ("Fight of the Night").

In other words, the above figures are simply base salaries reported to the commission and do not reflect entire compensation packages for the event.

http://www.mmajunkie.com/news/2013/0...iggest-payouts
onip69 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 02-04-2013, 03:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
K R Y's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Wales, Boyo!
Posts: 10,095
K R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The ForumK R Y Lord of The Forum
Ian McCall: $9,000

Wow...

Shad/Overeem got a nice paycheck, especially for the peformances. Reem I can't understand getting THAT money. Rashad I totally can though. Aldo's base+win bonus is pretty nice. Wonder if Edgar would of got a +120k.
__________________





“There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.”
K R Y is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 03:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
Black & Gold
 
Purgetheweak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 634
Purgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By AllPurgetheweak Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by K R Y View Post
Ian McCall: $9,000

Wow...

Shad/Overeem got a nice paycheck, especially for the peformances. Reem I can't understand getting THAT money. Rashad I totally can though. Aldo's base+win bonus is pretty nice.
Yeah... That's ****ed, either McCall has the worst agent ever, or something's going on that we don't know about.
__________________
D. Cerrone | R. Souza | F. Werdum | R. MacDonald | M. McDonald | D. Maia | J. Mein | C. Condit
M. Coenen | S. Kaufman | A. Davis

Purgetheweak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 03:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
Bantamweight
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 554
Crester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud ofCrester has much to be proud of
Wow... Overeem lost and he still got $210,000 more than Bigfoot... lol
Crester is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 03:41 PM   #5 (permalink)
Ultra-weight
 
John8204's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,660
John8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by K R Y View Post
Ian McCall: $9,000

Wow...

Shad/Overeem got a nice paycheck, especially for the peformances. Reem I can't understand getting THAT money. Rashad I totally can though. Aldo's base+win bonus is pretty nice. Wonder if Edgar would of got a +120k.
He gets a 1,000 more a fight than Chico Camus, criminal. Overeem I get the bank because of competitive salaries, remember he would be main eventing kickboxing and japanese events. And now I'm okay with Silva getting the KO bonus seeing that Woodley is actually paid more. Rashad, 300,000 grand for terrible fights doesn't make sense for me.
John8204 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 03:50 PM   #6 (permalink)
Middleweight
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: NC
Posts: 2,956
Terror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World RenownTerror Kovenant Is World Renown
Why is Overeem's pay the only one thats not zeroed out? Even contains $0.29 lol
__________________
Attero Dominatus.
Terror Kovenant is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 04:04 PM   #7 (permalink)
Amateur
 
CarlosCondit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 183
CarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For GreatnessCarlosCondit Is Destined For Greatness
You're getting the big cash without fighting, Sugaaah!
CarlosCondit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 04:06 PM   #8 (permalink)
Ultra-weight
 
John8204's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,660
John8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by Terror Kovenant View Post
Why is Overeem's pay the only one thats not zeroed out? Even contains $0.29 lol
Likely has to do with the Golden Gloves lawsuit.
John8204 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 04:15 PM   #9 (permalink)
It's Hammer Time!
 
Hammerlock2.0's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Germany
Posts: 8,395
Hammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings SystemHammerlock2.0 Is Beyond A Rankings System
Maybe he gets paid in Euros?
Hammerlock2.0 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 04:17 PM   #10 (permalink)
Ultra-weight
 
John8204's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 6,660
John8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By AllJohn8204 Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hammerlock2.0 View Post
Maybe he gets paid in Euros?
He moved to LA before the Lesnar fight.
John8204 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios