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Monday, Apr 18, 2016

UFC on FOX 19 Salaries: Rashad Evans Leads The Way

Rashad Evans

By FCF Staff

Following UFC on FOX 19 this Saturday in Tampa, Florida officials have released the payroll figures for the card, and former light-heavyweight champ Rashad Evans led the way.

According to the figures that the Florida State Boxing Commission has released (via MMA Junkie.com), Evans earned $150,000 for his main event bout with Glover Teixeira. The latter, meanwhile, earned $120,000 for the fight, which included a $60,000 win bonus. Teixeira knocked Evans out in the opening round.

Here are the salaries that were disclosed to the Florida Commission by the UFC. They do not included any additional money a fighter may have earned through performance bonuses or the Reebok sponsorship deal. Win bonuses are reflected in brackets, and are included in the total to the left where applicable.

Glover Teixeira: $120,000 ($60,000 win bonus)

def. Rashad Evans: $150,000

Rose Namajunas: $86,000 ($43,000 win bonus)
def. Tecia Torres: $20,000

Khabib Nurmagomedov: $48,000 ($24,000 win bonus)
def. Darrell Horcher: $12,000

Cub Swanson: $88,000 ($44,000 win bonus)
def. Hacran Dias: $16,000

Michael Chiesa: $66,000 ($33,000 win bonus)
def. Beneil Dariush: $28,000

Raquel Pennington: $40,000 ($20,000 win bonus)
def. Bethe Correia: $25,000

Santiago Ponzinibbio: $32,000 ($16,000 win bonus)
def. Court McGee: $27,000

Michael Graves: $24,000 ($12,000 win bonus)
def. Randy Brown: $12,000

John Dodson: $70,000 ($35,000 win bonus)
def. Manny Gamburyan: $33,000

Cezar Ferreira: $48,000 ($24,000 win bonus)
def. Oluwale Bamgbose: $12,000

Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos: $20,000 ($10,000 win bonus)
def. Omari Akhmedov: $18,000

posted by FCF Staff @ 4:22 pm
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