Correct Strikeforce/EliteXC Fighter Pay Outs Revealed


The following are the CORRECT fighter pay outs figured for the Strikeforce/EliteXC co-promoted show that aired on pay-per view this past weekened. The figures we reported earlier were apparently 100 percent wrong.

Apologies to the WrestlingObserver newsletter for crediting them for a false report.

-Frank Shamrock ($200,000) def. Phil Baroni ($100,000)
-Cung Le ($45,000) def. Tony Fryklund ($8,000)
-Murilo “Ninja” Rua ($25,000) def. Joey Villasenor ($15,000)
-Josh Thomson ($15,000) def. Nick Gonzalez ($4,000)
-Paul Daley ($6,000) def. Duane “Bang” Ludwig ($15,000)
-Paul Buentello ($25,000) def. Carter Williams ($13,340)
-Luke Stewart ($10,000) def. Jason Von Flue ($10,000)
-Mike Pyle ($10,000) def. Aaron Wetherspoon ($4,000)
-Edson Berto ($7,000) def. Victor Valenzuela ($4,000)

These figures do not include the bonuses given to fighters both on the record and privately.


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