On Monday, the reported pay outs to fighters who competed on the UFC Fight Night 90 event on Thursday, November 7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Topping the list is former UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos, who earned $310,000 in a losing effort to Eddie Alvarez, who himself picked up a $150,000 payday en route to becoming the new UFC Lightweight Champion and the first-ever man to hold both the UFC and Bellator Lightweight titles.
It’s worth noting that the following figures, which come from MMAJunkie.com, do not include the many bonuses and other earnings UFC pays to their fighters that are not reported to the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC).
UFC Fight Night 90 (Fight Pass)
Eddie Alvarez: $150,000 (no win bonus) def. Rafael dos Anjos: $310,000
Derrick Lewis: $66,000 (includes $33,000 win bonus) def. Roy Nelson: $100,000
Alan Jouban: $42,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus) def. Belal Muhammad: $12,000
Joseph Duffy: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus) def. Mitch Clarke: $12,000
Alberto Mina: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Mike Pyle: $55,000
John Makdessi: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus) def. Mehdi Baghdad: $12,000
Anthony Birchak: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Dileno Lopes: $12,000
Pedro Munhoz: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus) def. Russell Doane: $11,000
Felipe Arantes: $42,000 (includes $21,000 win bonus) def. Jerrod Sanders: $12,000
Gilbert Burns: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus) def. Lukasz Sajewski: $10,000
Marco Beltran: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Reginaldo Vieira: $17,000
Vicente Luque: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Alvaro Herrera: $12,000