Cung Le 350k tops UFC 139 payroll

Cung Le 350k tops UFC 139 payroll

Prelim Card:

Danny Castillo: $35,600 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Shamar Bailey: $8,000*

Seth Baczynski: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Matt Brown: $12,000

Miguel Torres: $60,800 (includes $30,000 win bonus)
def. Nick Pace: $4,000*

Gleison Tibau: $54,000 (includes $27,000 win bonus)
def. Rafael Dos Anjos: $16,000

Chris Weidman: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
Def. Tom Lawlor: $12,000

Michael McDonald: $14,000 (includes $7,000 win bonus)
def. Alex Soto: $6,000

Ryan Bader: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
def. Jason Brilz: $13,000

Main Card:

Stephan Bonnar: $68,000 (includes $34,000 win bonus)
def. Kyle Kingsbury: $10,000

Martin Kampmann: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus)
def. Rick Story: $19,000

Urijah Faber: $64,000 (includes $32,000 win bonus)
def. Brian Bowles: $19,000

Wanderlei Silva: $200,000 (no win bonus)
def. Cung Le: $350,000

Dan Henderson: $250,000 (no win bonus)
def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua: $165,000

* – Bailey and Pace were each fined 20% of their show purse for missing weight, Bailey in the amount of $1,600 and Pace $800. The money went to their opponents.

The numbers that get reported to the athletic commissions are only the contracted salaries. These figures do not include deductions for items such as insurance, licenses and taxes. They do not contain money paid by sponsors, Fight Night bonuses from the UFC, discretionary bonuses, etc.

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