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  • 3 months ago
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SACRAMENTO – Anthony Birchak and Scott Jorgensen didn’t fight at UFC 177, but they’re getting paid anyway.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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2014 has been a lucrative year for Robbie Lawler, and Saturday night was no exception. Lawler led the reported payroll for UFC on FOX 12, pocketing $210,000 for his hard-fought main event win over Matt Brown, according to figures released by the California State Athletic Commission. Lawler traded heavy leather with Brown for 25 tense minutes at the SAP Center in San Jose, CA, ultimately snapping Brown's remarkable seven-fight win streak and earning another shot at UFC welterweight champion Johny read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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In the third part of this series we'll take a look at the superstars of Muay Thai, the purses the best Muay Thai fighters can hope to get, as well as the fees they'll have to pay out, as well as the ways they can add to their winnings. Warning: This makes for sad reading at times. If you're just joining us, welcome to 'The Beginners Guide to Muay Thai'. Not so much an introduction to the basic techniques, but more an entry level series designed to integrate you into the scene and allow you to be read news >>

  • a year ago
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Robbie Lawler took home the largest disclosed payday from UFC on Fox 8, pocketing $156,000 for his second-round knockout of Bobby Voelker. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Benson Henderson and Frank Mir took home the largest paydays at UFC on Fox 7. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Main-event winner Benson Henderson and co-main-event loser Frank Mir were the top earners at Saturday's UFC on FOX 7 event and each earned $200,000. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Though former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio Rua was handed a defeat by Alexander Gustafsson on Saturday night at UFC on Fox 5, “Shogun” nonetheless walked away from the Key Arena in Seattle with the evening’s largest disclosed payday. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Junior dos Santos, Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez walked away from UFC 146 with the event’s largest disclosed paydays, pocketing $200,000 apiece for their efforts last Saturday night. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nick Diaz couldn’t take out Carlos Condit in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 143, but the Stockton, Calif., native still took home the show’s biggest disclosed paycheck. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nick Diaz couldn’t take out Carlos Condit in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 143, but the Stockton, Calif., native still took home the show’s biggest disclosed paycheck. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Quinton Jackson and Frank Mir each walked away from the MGM Grand Garden Arena with event-high $250,000 purses after dominating their respective foes in unanimous decision victories at UFC 130, according to numbers released Tuesday by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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UFC 125 main-carder Thiago Silva and headliner Frankie Edgar topped the payroll for the Jan. 1 event, according to figures released Monday by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Smooth sailing would not be a term used to describe Shine Fights' recent history. Nearly three months after the promotion's latest pay-per-view event was canceled, a firestorm of controversy has followed its latest effort, "Shine Fights: Lightweight Grand Prix," a pay-per-view event scheduled to take place tonight at the First Council Casino in Newkirk, Okla. But despite widespread concern about the event's legitimacy, the fighters competing in the grand prix are ready to go, and a Shi read news >>