UFC 157 salaries announced for “Rousey vs. Carmouche” card

February 27, 2013


UFC 157 salaries announced for “Rousey vs. Carmouche” card

The history making UFC 157 card is in the books and the fighter payouts were released today via Yahoo! Sports.

UFC 157 “Rousey vs. Carmouche” took place this past Saturday night (Feb. 23, 2013) from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

Let’s get right into it, below are the fighter salaries.  Please remember, these amounts do not include fight sponsorships, bonuses or other payouts.

Ronda Rousey: $90,000 ($45,000 to show, $45,000 to win)
Liz Carmouche: $12,000
Rousey def. Carmouche via submission

Lyoto Machida: $200,000 (no win bonus)
Dan Henderson: $250,000
Machida def. Henderson via split decision

Urijah Faber: $100,000 ($50,000 to show, $50,000 to win)
Ivan Menjivar: $17,000
Faber def. Menjivar via submission

Court McGee: $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
Josh Neer: $16,000
McGee def. Neer via unanimous decision

Robbie Lawler: $105,000 ($95,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Josh Koscheck: $78,000
Lawler def. Koscheck via knockout

Brendan Schaub: $36,000 ($18,000 to show, $18,000 to win)
Lavar Johnson: $29,000
Schaub def. Johnson via unanimous decision

Michael Chiesa: $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Anton Kuivanen: $8,000
Chiesa def. Kuivanen via submission

Dennis Bermudez: $20,000 ($10,000 to show, $10,000 to win)
Matt Grice: $8,000
Bermudez def. Grice via split decision

Sam Stout: $52,000 ($26,000 to show, $26,000 to win)
Caros Fodor: $15,000
Stout def. Fodor via split decision

Kenny Robertson: $16,000 ($8,000 to show, $8,000 to win)
Brock Jardine: $8,000
Robertson def. Jardine via submission

Neil Magny: $16,000 ($8,000 to show, $8,000 to win)
Jon Manley: $8,000
Magny def. Manley via unanimous decision

Nah-Shon Burrell: $12,600 ($5,600 to show, $7,000 to win)
Yuri Villefort: $6,700*
Burrell def. Villefort via unanimous decision

* Burrell missed weight and a percentage of his fight purse went to Villefort.

The total disclosed payroll for UFC 157: “Rousey vs. Carmouche” was $1,173,300.



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