UFC 207 Fighters Purses: Ronda Rousey Leads Way With $3 Million Payout
By FCF Staff
UFC 207 featured the long awaited return of Ronda Rousey, and the star reportedly earned $3 million dollars, for what turned out to be a short and devastating night.
Rousey was quickly taken out by bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes in the card’s headliner, which took place in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In a follow up report from MMA Junkie, which includes the fighter purses for the event, Rousey was paid $3 million, while Nunes earned $200,000 in total. Those figures do not include any pay-per-view dividends or additional bonuses they may have earned.
Here are the fighter purses for the card, which were disclosed to the Nevada Commission by the UFC. Any win bonuses a fighter earned are included in the total on the left, and are noted in brackets.
Amanda Nunes: $200,000 ($100,000 win bonus)
def. Ronda Rousey: $3 million
Cody Garbrandt: $200,000
def. Dominick Cruz: $350,000
T.J. Dillashaw: $200,000 ($100,000 win bonus)
def. John Lineker: $43,000
Dong Hyun Kim: $134,000 ($67,000 win bonus)
def. Tarec Saffiedine: $40,000
Ray Borg: $36,000 ($18,000 win bonus)
def. Louis Smolka: $32,000
Neil Magny: $94,000 ($47,000 win bonus)
def. Johny Hendricks: $100,000
Antonio Carlos Junior: $42,000 ($21,000 win bonus)
def. Marvin Vettori: $12,000
Alex Garcia: $36,000 ($18,000 win bonus)
def. Mike Pyle: $55,000
Niko Price: $24,000 ($12,000 win bonus)
def. Brandon Thatch: $22,000
Tim Means: $35,000 (fight ended in a no-contest)
vs. Alex Oliveira: $28,000