Thanks to the Vancouver Athletic commission and to Ken Beckett, we now are able to check what the amount of the salaries was for each fighter at UFC 115. That night, the attendance was of 17,669 and the gross gate was of $4.2 million dollars. The total of cash paid to fighters was of $1.6 million, and included bonuses for the fight, a knockout and the submission of the night.
In despite of losing his last match at the UFC against Rich Franklin, the top earner at the event was legend Chuck Liddell, who took an outstanding half a million dollars, while Franklin, who is a fighter that still has a very bright future ahead of him, ended up earning a total of $225 thousand dollars (seventy five thousand as a win bonus and eighty five thousand for the knockout of the night.
The other players whom came up with substantial earnings were Mirko Cro Cop with 235 thousand dollars, Calors Condit with 137 thousand dollars and Ben Rothwell with one hundred thousand.
And here is the information for the rest of the fighters whom participated at the UFC 115, though this data does not include the cash they received from pay per view shares and from private sponsorships.
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Mirko Filipovic: He defeated Pat Barry at round 3 of the match, and end up making a total of 235 thousand, from which 85 thousand were the result of the submission of the night and 75 thousand as a win bonus.
Martin Kampmann: He defeated Paulo Thiago by unanimous decision and end up earning a total of fifty thousand dollars, from which 25 thousand was a win bonus and another 18 thousand for defeating Thiago.
Ben Rothwell: He defeated Gilbert Yvel and end up earning one hundred thousand, from which fifty thousand were the result of a winning bonus and other thirty thousand for defeating Yvel.
Carlos Condit: He obtained a total of 137 thousand, including 85 thousand for the fight of the night, and 26 thousand as win bonus. He defeated Rory MacDonald, and that end up earning him a total of 93 thousand for defeating him (including the 85 thousand already mentioned).
Evan Dunham: he fought against Mac Danzig and defeated him, which earned him a total of 28 thousand dollars (14 thousand for a win bonus).
Mario Miranda: We reached the end of the table with the fighter that defeated David Loiseau. He ends up earning a total of twelve thousand for beating the Canadian.
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