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Friday, Dec 30, 2011

Brock Lesnar Leads UFC 141 Payroll


By FCF Staff

Hours removed from the news that Alistair Overeem is reportedly being sued by his former management Golden Glory and Knockout Investments, the Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the payroll for tonight’s UFC 141 event.

Of course, Overeem is scheduled to fight former UFC champion Brock Lesnar in the main event, which will be hosted by the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

According to the numbers released by the NSAC, Lesnar leads the event’s payroll, as the accomplished wrestler is guaranteed $400,000 for the five round, fight. The former champion will not receive a win bonus.

The figures below are what have been disclosed to the commission by the UFC, and do not include any additional bonuses a fighter may be in line to receive, like sponsorship money, pay-per-view dividends etc.

Brock Lesnar: $400,000

Alistair Overeem: $264,285.71 Win Bonus-$121,428.57

Donald Cerrone: $30,000 WB- $30,000

Nate Diaz: $37,000 WB-$37,000

Jon Fitch: $60,000 WB-$60,000

Johny Hendricks: $26,000 WB-$26,000

Alexander Gustafsson: $16,000 WB-$16,000

Vladimir Matyushenko: $40,000 WB-$40,000

Jim Hettes: $8,000 WB-$8,000

Nam Phan: $8,000 WB- $8,000

Junior Assuncao: $8,000 WB- $8,000

Ross Pearson: $20,000 WB- $20,000

Danny Castillo: $19,000WB- $19,000

Anthony Njokuani: $12,000 WB-$12,000

Dong Hyun Kim: $41,000 WB-$41,000

Sean Pierson: $8,000 WB-$8,000

Efrain Escudero: $10,000 WB-$10,000

Jacob Volkmann: $16,000 WB-$16,000

Luis Ramos: $6,000 WB-$6,000

Matt Riddle: $15,000 WB-$15,000

Manny Gamburyan: $18,000 WB-$18,000

Diego Nunes: $12,000 WB-$12,000



photo via fitnessanddefense.com

posted by FCF Staff @ 1:56 pm
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