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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-24-2006, 11:08 AM Thread Starter
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UFC Purse information

For those who wanted to know......

UFC 61:

. F . C . 61 PURSES

*Here are the purses from UFC 61:
*Tito Ortiz ($210,000)
*Ken Shamrock ($100,000)
*Tim Sylvia ($60,000 w/$6,000 withheld)
*Andrei Arlovsky ($90,000 w/$9,000 withheld)
*Frank Mir ($26,000)
*Joe Stevenson ($12,000)
*Jeff Monson ($10,000)
*Drew Fickett ($6,000)
*Yves Edwards ($8,000)
*Josh Neer ($6,000)
*Dan Christison ($5,000)
*Josh Burkman ($5,000)
*Joe Jordan ($4,000)
*Hermes Franca ($4,000)
*Chieck Kongo ($3,000 w/$900 withheld)
*Anthony Perosh ($3,000 with $900 withheld)
*Gilbert Aldana ($2,000)
*Kurt Pellegrino ($2,000)

UFC 60 - Payouts


These are straight from the CSAC.

Tickets sold: 10,347
Comp. passes: 4,418
Total: 14,765
Gate: $2,900,090
Assuerio Silva : $8,000
Brandon Vera: $16,000
John Alessio: $3,000
Diego Sanchez: $12,000
Dean Lister: $5,000
Alessio Sakara: $10,000
Royce Gracie: $400,000
Matt Hughes: $55,000
Rick Davis: $2,000
Melvin Guillard: $5,000
Fabiano Scherner: $3,000
Gabriel Gonzaga: $5,000
Matt Wiman: $3,000
Spencer Fisher: $7,000
Chael Sonnan: $5,000
Jeremy Horn: $35,000
Joe Riggs: $12,000
Mike Swick: $7,000

Total Payouts: $593,000

Note: These are base purse numbers, and DO NOT include PPV percentages, win bonus', or other forms of Bonus money. And the numbers are right.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-24-2006, 02:14 PM
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WOW, Deja Vu.... I could have swore that this same thread was started a couple of days ago...
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-24-2006, 03:09 PM
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not with the UFC 60 one.

Royce Gracie: $400,000
Matt Hughes: $55,000

wtf is up with that. No wonder royce came back to UFC, he got thrown a shit ton of money. I've never been a huge royce gracie fan, he thinks he's the hottest shit on street and really i don't think he could beat guys like GSP as well as Hughes, they're to well rounded and strong for him.

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I say take these payout stats with a grain of salt. These fighters get much more, at least the top tier fighters negotiatie a percentage of the PPV earnings, gate sales, plus they all get bonuses for victory and KOs. I read that Gracie actualy got more than 1 million bones for his quick fight!
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