Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale Fighter Pay Out Numbers


The following are the reported pay outs to fighters who participated on the Ultimate Fighter 5 live finale show on Spike TV:

-B.J. Penn ($100,000) def. Jens Pulver ($30,000)
-Nate Diaz ($16,000) def. Manny Gamburyan ($8,000)
-Thales Leites ($14,000) def. Floyd Sword ($3,000)
-Roger Huerta ($24,000) def. Doug Evans ($3,000)
-Joe Lauzon ($16,000) def. Brandon Melendez ($8,000)
-Cole Miller ($16,000) def. Andy Wang ($8,000)
-Gray Maynard ($8,000) def. Rob Emerson ($8,000)
-Leonard Garcia ($4,000) def. Allen Berubie ($8,000)
-Matt Wiman ($16,000) def. Brian Geraghty ($8,000)

Total fighter pay outs: $298,000


-Remember these figures don't include the many non-reported bonuses given to fighters.

-Melendez was fined 10% of his purse for failing to make weight.

-The Maynard-Emerson fight was ruled a no contest.



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