WSOF 10 Payroll: David Branch and Jessica Aguilar Lead Way
By FCF Staff
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the salary figures for World Series of Fighting 10 on Saturday, and newly crowned middleweight champ David Branch led the way.
According to the figures from the NSAC, Branch earned $36,000 (including an $18,000 win bonus) for his quick, submission victory over Jesse Taylor. The latter was paid $9,000.
The card’s other top earner was WSOF strawweight champ Jessica Aguilar, who was paid $35,000 for her decision win over Emi Fujino. The challenger made $6,000.
Here is the payroll that was disclosed to the NSAC from WSOF. The figures below do not include any additional money a fighter may have earned through sponsorships or performance bonuses.
David Branch: $36,000 (includes $18,000 win bonus)
def. Jesse Taylor: $9,000
Rick Glenn: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Georgi Karakhanyan: $20,000
Jessica Aguilar: $35,000 (includes $17,500 win bonus)
def. Emi Fujino: $6,000
Luiz Firmino: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Tyson Griffin: $8,000
Lance Palmer: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Nick LoBosco: $4,000
Derrick Mehmen: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Dave Huckaba: $8,000
Timur Valiev: $10,000 (includes $5,000 win bonus)
def. Adam Acquaviva: $1,000
Krasimir Mladenov: $4,000 (includes $2,000 win bonus)
def. Angel DeAnda: $4,000
Ashlee Evans-Smith: $6,200 (includes $3,000 win bonus)
def. Marciea Allen: $800
Jimmy Spicuzza: $3,000 (includes $1,500 win bonus)
def. Justin Jaynes: $1,000
A.J. Williams: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
def. Tanner Cowan: $1,000