UFC 148 salaries: Tito Ortiz or Forrest Griffin will earn event's top disclosed payday

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prophecy033
7/7/12 2:09:19AM
Tito Ortiz or fellow UFC 148 co-headliner Forrest Griffin will be the top earner at Saturday's event.

Ortiz is set to take home a flat $250,000 in his retirement fight. Rubber-match opponent Forrest Griffin, meanwhile, earns $125,000 to show and will earn an extra $150,000 as a win bonus if victorious.

MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the payouts with Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Keith Kizer.

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george112
7/7/12 2:11:09AM

Posted by prophecy033

Tito Ortiz or fellow UFC 148 co-headliner Forrest Griffin will be the top earner at Saturday's event.

Ortiz is set to take home a flat $250,000 in his retirement fight. Rubber-match opponent Forrest Griffin, meanwhile, earns $125,000 to show and will earn an extra $150,000 as a win bonus if victorious.

MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the payouts with Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Keith Kizer.

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That's a badass incentive. Heres to the best man wins
kopower
7/7/12 9:22:36AM
Nice little chunk of change for both fighters.
Twenty20Dollars
7/7/12 10:29:08AM
I would pay Anderson more than those two or some of the other fighters.
MMAcca
7/7/12 10:31:21AM
Word from some MMA media is that Anderson will be paid $7,000,000 by the UFC.

Win, lose or draw.....
prophecy033
7/7/12 12:27:36PM

Posted by MMAcca

Word from some MMA media is that Anderson will be paid $7,000,000 by the UFC.

Win, lose or draw.....

$7 mill? WTF
Bubbles
7/7/12 1:26:19PM
7 mil and he has only hyped the fight for a week? Sonnen should make $4 mil if thats the case
BuffaloDave
7/7/12 2:58:30PM

Posted by Twenty20Dollars

I would pay Anderson more than those two or some of the other fighters.



Andee gets way more in locker room bonuses, and ppv share. Same thing like actors who will get points for movies profits, I think Depp does that with he Pirate movies and Cruise with MI's.
Shawn91111
7/7/12 3:14:33PM
And Machida wanted Anderson Silva money

prophecy033
7/7/12 7:00:07PM

Posted by BuffaloDave


Posted by Twenty20Dollars

I would pay Anderson more than those two or some of the other fighters.



Andee gets way more in locker room bonuses, and ppv share. Same thing like actors who will get points for movies profits, I think Depp does that with he Pirate movies and Cruise with MI's.

I believe Ortiz gets ppv $ also