Franke Edgar tops TUF 19 Finale payroll with $260,000

Monday, July 07, 2014

Today the Nevada State Athletic Commission released the salary information for all bouts on Sunday's TUF 19 Finale card which took place at Mandalay Bay.

Frankie Edgar: $260,000 (includes $130,000 bonus)
def. B.J. Penn: $150,000

Corey Anderson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
def. Matt Van Buren: $8,000

Eddie Gordon: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
def. Dhiego Lima: $8,000

Derrick Lewis: $20,000 (includes $10,000 bonus)
def. Guto Inocente: $8,000

Dustin Ortiz: $28,000 (includes $14,000 bonus)
def. Justin Scoggins: $12,000

Kevin Lee: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
def. Jesse Ronson: $8,000

Leandro Issa: $15,000 (includes $7,500 bonus)
def. Jumabieke Tuerxun: $8,000

Adriano Martins: $30,000 (includes $15,000 bonus)
def. Juan Manuel Puig: $8,000

Patrick Walsh: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
def. Daniel Spohn: $8,000

Sarah Moras: $18,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)*
def. Alexis Dufresne: $6,000*

Robert Drysdale: $16,000 (includes $8,000 bonus)
def. Keith Berish: $8,000

* Moras received $2,000 of Dufresne’s pay after Dufresne missed weight

Total Disclosed Payroll: $683,000

As always the number above do not reflect any licensing deductions, expenses, bonuses, etc. Fighters often have small expenses deducted from their purses including, but not limited to licensing. These numbers are only contracted purses and do not include any bonuses paid by the promotion for their performance.