Complete UFC 76 Fighter Pay Info Revealed


The following are the official REPORTED pay outs to fighters who participated on the September 22nd UFC 76 “Knockout” event in Anaheim, California:

-Keith Jardine ($14,000) def. Chuck Liddell ($500,000)
-Forrest Griffin ($44,000) def. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua ($150,000)
-Jon Fitch ($44,000) def. Diego Sanchez ($22,000)
-“Lyoto” Ryoto Machida ($50,000) def. Kazuhiro Nakamura ($20,000)
-Tyson Griffin ($24,000) def. Thiago Tavares ($9,000)
-Rich Clementi ($24,000) def. Anthony Johnson ($5,000)
-Jeremy Stephens ($6,000) def. Diego Saraiva ($3,000)
-Christian Wellisch ($14,000) def. Scott Junk ($4,000)
-Matt Wiman ($16,000) def. Michihiro Omigawa ($5,000)

Total disclosed payroll: $954,000

As we reported earlier, the “fight of the night” bonus went to Tyson Griffin vs. Thiago Tavares. $40,000 for each of those fighters. And the “submission of the night” bonus was awarded to Forrest Griffin. $40,000 extra to him. If you add those figures in, the total publicly announced pay outs to fighters is $1,074,000.



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