Brock Lesnar and Georges St.Pierre were the two highest paid athletes at last Saturday evening’s UFC 100 as both champions walked away with $400,000 for their winning efforts.
Lesnar was guaranteed the $400,000 to fight while $200,000 of GSP’s payout came in the form of a win bonus.
Trailing the salary leaders were the TUF 9 coaches Dan Henderson ($250,000) and Michael Bisping ($150,000).
Mark Coleman was the highest paid undercard fighter with a total payday of $100,000.
A full list of the payouts for UFC 100 are listed below:
Brock Lesnar: $400,000 def. Frank Mir: $45,000
Georges St-Pierre: $400,000 ($200,000 win bonus) def. Thiago Alves: $60,000
Dan Henderson: $250,000 ($150,000 win bonus) def. Michael Bisping: $150,000
Jon Fitch: $90,000 (including $45,000 win bonus) def. Paulo Thiago: $8,000
Yoshihiro Akiyama: $60,000 ($20,000 win bonus) def. Alan Belcher: $19,000
Mark Coleman: $100,000 ($50,000 win bonus) def. Stephan Bonnar: $25,000
Jim Miller: $22,000 ($11,000 win bonus) def. Mac Danzig: $20,000
Jon Jones: $18,000 ($9,000 win bonus) def. Jake O’Brien: $13,000
Dong Hyun Kim: $58,000 ($29,000 win bonus) def. T.J. Grant: $5,000
Tom Lawlor: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus) def. C.B. Dollway: $14,000
Shannon Gugerty: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Matt Grice: $7,000view original article >>
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