Monday, July 24, 2006

EVER WONDER WHAT THE BIG BOYS GET ?


Minus bonus money and special deals , here's how it lays out ....
UFC 59Event took place on April 15, 2006 and aired on PPV-Tito Ortiz: $200,000 (defeated Forrest Griffin in co-main event)-Andrei Arlovski: $90,000 (lost to Tim Sylvia in co-main event)-Tim Sylvia: $90,000 (defeated Andrei Arlovski in co-main event)-Evan Tanner: $40,000 (defeated Justin Levens)-Karo Parisyan: $16,000 (defeated Nick Thompson)-Sean Sherk: $16,000 (defeated Nick Diaz)-Forrest Griffin: $16,000 (lost to Tito Ortiz in co-main event)-David Terrell: $12,000 (defeated Scott Smith)-Nick Diaz: $10,000 (lost to Sean Sherk)-Jeff Monson: $10,000 (defeated Marcio Cruz)-Jason Lambert: $8,000 (defeated Terry Martin)-Thiago Alves: $8,000 (defeated Derrick Noble)-Justin Levens: $5,000 (lost to Evan Tanner)-Nick Thompson: $5,000 (lost to Karo Parisyan)-Marcio Cruz: $5,000 (lost to Jeff Monson)-Derrick Noble: $3,000 (lost to Thiago Alves)-Scott Smith: $3,000 (lost to David Terrell)-Terry Martin: $2,000 (lost to Jason Lambert)Gross Totals:Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $539,000Known Event Revenue: $18.77 million to $19.57 million (includes PPV revenue of $16.58 million to $17.38 million; plus live gate of $2,191,450)UFC 60 Fighter SalariesEvent took place on May 27, 2006 and aired on PPV-Royce Gracie: $400,000 (lost to Matt Hughes in main event)-Matt Hughes: $110,000 (defeated Royce Gracie in main event)-Jeremy Horn: $70,000 (defeated Chael Sonnen)-Brandon Vera: $32,000 (defeated Assuerio Silva)-Diego Sanchez: $24,000 (defeated John Alessio)-Mike Swick: $14,000 (defeated Joe Riggs)-Spencer Fisher: $14,000 (defeated Matt Wiman)-Joe Riggs: $12,000 (lost to Mike Swick)-Gabriel Gonzaga: $10,000 (defeated Fabiano Scherner)-Melvin Guillard: $10,000 (defeated Rick Davis)-Alessio Sakara: $10,000 (lost to Dean Lister)-Dean Lister: $10,000 (defeated Alessio Sakara)-Assuerio Silva: $8,000 (lost to Brandon Vera)-Chael Sonnen: $5,000 (lost to Jeremy Horn)-Fabiano Scherner: $3,000 (lost to Gabriel Gonzaga)-Matt Wiman: $3,000 (lost to Spencer Fisher)-John Alessio: $3,000 (lost to Diego Sanchez)-Rick Davis: $2,000 (lost to Melvin Guillard)Gross Totals:Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $740,000Known Event Revenue: $26.87 million (includes PPV revenue of $23.97 million; plus live gate of $2,900,090)UFC 60 Note: The final PPV buyrate for UFC 60 is not yet available because smaller cable companies throughout the United States have not yet reported their PPV sales. Therefore, we are using the "absolute minimum" number for gross PPV revenue, based on the numbers that are known for UFC 60 (see the PPV article for more details). The final buyrate for the UFC 60 PPV will be higher once all of the late buys from smaller cable companies throughout the U.S. have been counted.UFC Ultimate Finale 3Event took place on June 24, 2006 and aired on Spike TV-Kenny Florian: $12,000 (defeated Sam Stout in main event)-Michael Bisping: $10,000 (defeated Josh Haynes)-Kendall Grove: $10,000 (defeated Ed Herman)-Rory Singer: $10,000 (defeated Ross Pointon)-Mike Nickels: $10,000 (defeated Wes Combs)-Matt Hamill: $10,000 (defeated Jesse Forbes)-Kalib Starnes: $10,000 (defeated Danny Abaddi)-Keith Jardine: $10,000 (defeated Wilson Gouveia)-Solomon Hutcherson: $5,000 (lost to Rory Singer)-Josh Haynes: $5,000 (lost to Michael Bisping)-Ed Herman: $5,000 (lost to Kendall Grove)-Ross Pointon: $5,000 (lost to Rory Singer)-Jesse Forbes: $5,000 (lost to Matt Hamill)-Danny Abaddi: $5,000 (lost to Kalib Starnes)-Luigi Fioravanti: $4,000 (defeated Solomon Hutcherson)-Sam Stout: $4,000 (lost to Kenny Florian in main event)-Wes Combs: $2,000 (lost to Mike Nickels)-Wilson Gouveia: $2,000 (lost to Keith Jardine)Gross Totals:Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $124,000Known Event Revenue: $589,214 (includes live gate of $253,214 and TV ad revenue of $336,000)UFC Ultimate Fight Night 5Event took place on June 28, 2006 and aired on Spike TV-Anderson Silva: $36,000 (defeated Chris Leben in main event)-Rashad Evans: $24,000 (defeated Stephan Bonnar)-Stephan Bonnar: $16,000 (lost to Rashad Evans)-Jon Fitch: $16,000 (defeated Thiago Alves)-Josh Koscheck: $14,000 (defeated Dave Menne)-Jason Lambert: $14,000 (defeated Branden Lee Hinkle)-Luke Cummo: $12,000 (lost to Jonathan Goulet)-Rob MacDonald: $10,000 (defeated Kristian Rothaermel)-Mark Hominick: $8,000 (defeated Jorge Gurgel)-Chris Leben: $7,000 (lost to Anderson Silva in main event)-Thiago Alves: $6,000 (lost to Jon Fitch)-Jonathan Goulet: $6,000 (defeated Luke Cummo)-Kristian Rothaermel: $5,000 (lost to Rob MacDonald)-Jorge Gurgel: $5,000 (lost to Mark Hominick)-Justin Levens: $5,000 (lost to Jorge Santiago)-Dave Menne: $5,000 (lost to Josh Koscheck)-Branden Lee Hinkle: $4,000 (lost to Jason Lambert)-Jorge Santiago: $4,000 (defeated Justin Levens)Gross Totals:Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $197,000Known Event Revenue: $358,368 (includes live gate of $134,368 and TV ad revenue of $224,000)UFC 61 Fighter SalariesEvent took place on July 8, 2006 and aired on PPV-Tito Ortiz: $210,000 (defeated Ken Shamrock in co-main event)-Tim Sylvia: $120,000 (defeated Andrei Arlovski in co-main event)-Ken Shamrock: $100,000 (lost to Tito Ortiz in co-main event)-Andrei Arlovski: $90,000 (lost to Tim Sylvia in co-main event)-Frank Mir: $56,000 (defeated Dan Christison)-Joe Stevenson: $24,000 (defeated Yves Edwards)-Jeff Monson: $20,000 (defeated Anthony Perosh)-Drew Fickett: $12,000 (defeated Kurt Pellegrino)-Josh Burkman: $10,000 (defeated Josh Neer)-Hermes Franca: $8,000 (defeated Joe Jordan)-Yves Edwards: $8,000 (lost to Joe Stevenson)-Josh Neer: $6,000 (lost to Josh Burkman)-Cheick Kongo: $6,000 (defeated Gilbert Aldana)-Dan Christison: $5,000 (lost to Frank Mir)-Joe Jordan: $4,000 (lost to Hermes Franca)-Anthony Perosh: $3,000 (lost to Jeff Monson)-Gilbert Aldana: $2,000 (lost to Cheick Kongo)-Kurt Pellegrino: $2,000 (lost to Drew Fickett)Gross Totals:Disclosed Fighter Payroll: $676,000
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