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With a much-needed win – his first in nearly two years – Jake Ellenberger took home an event-high $136,000 disclosed payday at Saturday’s UFC 184 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Although UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson doesn't have a history of beef with T.J. Dillashaw, "Mighty Mouse" said he wouldn't be opposed to locking horns with the bantamweight champ—but only if the money is right. During Monday's episode of The MMA Hour, per a report by MMA Fighting, Johnson described a recent run-in with Dillashaw and how the two champs talked about meeting in the Octagon for a superfight and a super payday: I was like, 'Hey, I told everybody that I'll fight you. He was l read news >>

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Former Strikeforce welterweight champion NIck Diaz, who may or may not be finished as a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter following yet another failed drug test -- this time at UFC 183 -- is lauded as one of the finest boxers to ever throw hands in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). You can thank pugilistic trainer Richard Perez for that. But once the Stockton slugger made it to the big time and started tasting some of that Georges St. Pierre money, Perez was "pushed aside" and stiffed on his read news >>

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And you thought a suspension would be rough. How the mighty have fallen. The fallout from former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva's positive pre-fight UFC 183 test for steroids has reportedly gotten a lot worse for "The Spider," as Brazilian outlet Veja.abril.com is reporting that UFC is withholding nearly $6 million in pay from the former champion. Silva made a reported $800,000 ($600,000 to show, $200,000 to win) in salary for his unanimous decision vict read news >>

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Anytime there is more on the line than just a payday, the interest surrounding the action inside the Octagon always ratchets up. That was certainly the case Saturday at UFC on Fox 14 as the three biggest bouts on the card in Sweden all came attached with additional circumstance. Of that collective, no tilt held bigger implications than the main event showdown between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson, as the winner would become the next contender to face Jon Jones for the light heavyweigh read news >>

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Strikeforce and Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Jake Shields earned the biggest salary at WSOF 17 in his second appearance with the promotion, taking home $65,000 for his first-round submission win against Brian Foster ($15,000). read news >>

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Looks like there is, in fact, a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. Irish superhero Conor McGregor earned a base salary of $170,000 (plus this) for kicking the crap out of Dennis Siver ($39,000) at the UFC Fight Night 59 event last Sunday night in Boston, Mass., which is more than longtime lightweight veteran Donald Cerrone. But don't cry for "Cowboy," because he still made $146,000 for taking the judges' nod against Ben Henderson ($48,000). The total disclosed payroll for the FOX Sports 1 ev read news >>

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It pays to be Conor McGregor. The Irish featherweight sensation scored a significant payday at Sunday's UFC Fight Night 59 event, leading the night's reported payroll with a $170,000 purse for his main event win over Dennis Siver, according to information released to MMAFighting.com by the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission. McGregor fell short of his two-minute prediction, but effortlessly overcome Siver all the same, picking the veteran apart with creative movement and crisp outside strik read news >>

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Reigning UFC light-heavyweight champion and headliner Jon Jones earned the top disclosed payday at this past weekend’s UFC 182 event.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Guess what haters, the joke is on you! Bellator 131 headliner Tito Ortiz banked a whopping $300,000 payday for disposing of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) import Stephan Bonnar at last Sat. night's (Nov. 15, 2014) Spike TV mixed martial arts (MMA) event in San Diego, California (highlights). "The American Psycho" took home $100,000. That probably doesn't sit well with lightweight champion Will Brooks, who claimed just $62,000 for turning away former division kingpin Michael Chandler in the read news >>

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Anderson Silva, the greatest fighter in MMA history, has been reduced to an “easy payday” for Chris Weidman, with all due respect, of course. The skepticism has apparently worn thin on the reigning UFC middleweight champ, who soundly defeated Silva in back-to-back bouts in 2013. In most cases, an undefeated record, two wins over Silva and a successful title defense against Lyoto Machida would have been more than enough to convince the masses. But for Weidman, the road as champion has been a brok read news >>

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UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman says being matched up once again against Anderson Silva would be an 'easy payday'. Chris Weidman is confident in his skills, and with good reason. The undefeated UFC middleweight champ spoke about the current landscape at 185 lbs, and he believes that no one in the division can defeat him. He even went on to say that if booked once again against Anderson Silva, it would be an easy payday. Fox Sports has it: "Anderson Silva a third time? If that's what people read news >>

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"With all due respect," of course. I bet you'd never thought you'd see the day someone would say that taking a fight against the one-time best pound-for-pound mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter in the world, Anderson Silva, would be an easy payday, did you? That's what current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, told FOX Sports during a recent interview in which he declared that no one in the 185-pound division would beat him, Silva included. Of course, "All read news >>

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SYDNEY – Both fighters have other immediate challenges, but what about a third fight between UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva? Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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