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12/7/09 3:13:34PM
The full payout amounts included:

Roy Nelson: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Brendan Schaub: $8,000

Matt Hamill: $46,000 ($23,000 win bonus)
def. Jon Jones: $20,000

Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson: $25,000 (no win bonus)
def. Houston Alexander: $13,000

Frankie Edgar: $46,000 ($23,000 win bonus)
def. Matt Veach: $5,000

Matt Mitrione: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Marcus Jones: $8,000

James McSweeney: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Darrill Schoonover: $8,000

Jon Madsen: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Justin Wren: $8,000

John Howard: $14,000 ($7,000 win bonus)
def Dennis Hallman: $15,000

Brian Stann: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus)
def. Rodney Wallace: $6,000

Mark Bocek: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus)
def. Joe Brammer: $5,000

12/7/09 3:30:05PM
I bet that was the hardest $23,000 that Hamill will ever make.
12/7/09 4:09:29PM
Can you believe 7K for Howard, and $15K for Hallman? (salary)

And what's with the no win bonus for Kimbo?
12/7/09 7:18:48PM
Good management got him $25G bout agreement (all others got about $8G...$16G to win) lots of fighters who get big money dont get win bonuses in Japan, UFC usually doesn't do things that way....but whatever.

I think Kimbo said it best himself...."That's how a ****** eat!"
12/7/09 7:20:30PM
I bet Kimbo made 100+.
12/7/09 8:22:45PM
i think his win bonus was a contract for future fights.
12/7/09 10:16:26PM
I think he was paid under the table or got a sweet contract deal. not to take anythig away from him he earned what he got i think dana is the one thats eating crow. KIMBO eating at red lobster!
12/7/09 11:34:46PM
All of a sudden Kimbo looks VERY smart for passing on that fight on TUF. He got paid more than both finalists combined!!

Who knew Kimbo had the most business savvy in the group? Or maybe youtube made Kimbo an offer that Dana had to top...
12/8/09 7:07:46PM
i give props for kimbo getting A HUGE cut in pay to come to the ufc and fight the best in the world, he could have fought in lil shows for big money like some fighter we know (not saying anything bad about that fighter)
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