UFC Vegas 3 Fighter Purses: Jim Miller Leads The Way
By FCF Staff
Jim Miller, who competed in his 35th UFC fight this past Saturday, led all fighters in disclosed payouts for the promotion’s June 20th card.
Miller took on rising lightweight, Roosevelt Roberts at UFC Vegas 3, and submitted him in the opening round. According to figures that were disclosed to the Nevada State Athletic Commission by the UFC, Miller earned $208,000 for the bout.
Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes, who recorded a decision win over Alexander Volkov in the main event, was the second-highest earner. The wrestler collected $180,000.
Here is a complete list of the fighter purses that were released to the commission. They do not include any additional, discretionary bonuses a fighter may have earned (figures via MMA Junkie).
- Curtis Blaydes: $180,000 (includes $90,000 win bonus) def. Alexander Volkov: $80,000
- Josh Emmett: $152,000 (includes $76,000 win bonus) def. Shane Burgos: $75,000
- Raquel Pennington: $126,000 (includes $63,000 win bonus) def. Marion Reneau $38,000
- Belal Muhammad: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus) def. Lyman Good: $28,000
- Jim Miller: $208,000 (includes $104,000 win bonus) def. Roosevelt Roberts: $25,000
- Bobby Green: $72,000 (includes $36,000 win bonus) def. Clay Guida: $73,000
- Tecia Torres: $96,000 (includes $48,000 win bonus) def. Brianna Van Buren: $14,000
- Marc-Andre Barriault: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus) def. Oskar Piechota: $20,000
- Gillian Robertson: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus) def. Cortney Casey: $53,000
- Justin Jaynes: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Frank Camacho: $25,000
- Lauren Murphy: $76,000 (includes $38,000 win bonus) def. Roxanne Modafferi: $50,000
- Austin Hubbard: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus) def. Max Rohskopf: $12,000