Friday, January 28, 2022

UFC Fight Night 59 Fighter Salaries: How Much Did Conor McGregor Earn?

The Massachusetts State Athletic Commission has released the reported fighter salaries for this past Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 59 event.

Conor McGregor, who headlined the show against Dennis Siver at the TD Garden in Boston, pulled down the biggest payday of the fighters who competed on the card, as he picked up $170,000 for his second round TKO of Siver.

Below are the reported salaries, which as always, do not include the many unreported bonuses and other earnings that the fighters receive.

FOX Sports 1 Main Card Fights

– Conor McGregor ($85,000 + $85,000 = $170,000) def. Dennis Siver ($39,000)
– Donald Cerrone ($73,000 + $73,000 = $146,000) def. Benson Henderson ($48,000)
– Uriah Hall ($14,000 + $14,000 = $28,000) def. Ron Stallings ($10,000)
– Gleison Tibau ($45,000 + $45,000 = $90,000) def. Norman Parke ($20,000)

FOX Sports 1 Preliminary Fights

– Cathal Pendred ($8,000 + $8,000 = $16,000) def. Sean Spencer ($14,000)
– Lorenz Larkin ($28,000 + $28,000 = $56,000) def. John Howard ($21,000)
– Chris Wade ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Zhang Lipeng ($15,000)
– Patrick Holohan ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Shane Howell ($8,000)
– Johnny Case ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Frankie Perez ($8,000)
– Charles Rosa ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Sean Soriano ($8,000)

UFC Fight Pass Preliminary Fights

Sean O’Connell ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Matt Van Buren ($10,000)
Joby Sanchez ($8,000 + $8,000 = $16,000) def. Tateki Matsuda ($8,000)

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