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Sunday, Nov 04, 2012

Andrei Arlovski and Anthony Johnson Lead WSOF 1 Payroll


By FCF Staff

The World Series of Fighting’s debut Saturday featured UFC veterans Andrei Arlovski and Anthony Johnson, and not surprisingly the two lead the Las Vegas event payroll.

According to figures from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Arlovski earned a total of $60,000 for his stoppage win over Devin Cole, while Anthony Johnson received $55,000 for his KO victory over DJ Linderman.

Here are the salary figures that were disclosed to the NSAC by the WSOF. They do not reflect any sponsorship money fighters may have received or other performance based bonuses they may have negotiated.

Andrei Arlovski: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus)
def. Devin Cole: $10,000

Anthony Johnson: $55,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus)
def. D.J. Linderman: $10,000

Marlon Moraes: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Miguel Torres: $18,000

Tyrone Spong: $27,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Travis Bartlett: $4,000

Tyson Steele: $10,000 (includes $5,000 win bonus)
def. Gregor Gracie: $25,000

Brian Cobb: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
def. Ronys Torres: $12,000

Steve Carl: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Ramico Blackmon: $10,000

Josh Burkman: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Gerald Harris: $15,000

Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. T.J. O’Brien: $5,000

David Branch: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Dustin Jacoby: $5,000

Figures via MMAJunkie.com


posted by FCF Staff @ 10:00 am
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