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Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series 5 salaries, medical suspensions

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Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series 5 salaries, medical suspensions

All 10 fighters competing on the fifth edition of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series received purses of $5,000 to show and $5,000 to win, as per usual, including main event winner Mike Rodriguez. The Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday released its salaries and medical suspensions report for the event.

Rodriguez, a light heavyweight prospect, was awarded a UFC contract for his spectacular first-round flying knee knockout of Jamelle Jones, which the headlined the card and aired live on UFC Fight Pass. Flyweight prospect Alex Perez also earned a UFC deal for his performance, which saw him put Kevin Gray to sleep with a first-round anaconda choke.

The fifth installment of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series took place Aug. 8 at The Ultimate Fighter Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. A recap of the event can be read here.

A complete breakdown of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 5 salaries and medical suspensions can be found below.

  • Mike Rodriguez ($5,000 + $5,000 = $10,000) def. Jamelle Jones ($5,000)
  • Julio Arce ($5,000 + $5,000 = $10,000) def. Peter Petties ($5,000)
  • Alex Perez ($5,000 + $5,000 = $10,000) def. Kevin Gray ($5,000)
  • Ricky Simon ($5,000 + $5,000 = $10,000) def. Donavon Frelow ($5,000)
  • Shelton Graves ($5,000 + $5,000 = $10,000) def. Everett Sims ($5,000)
  • Jamelle Jones: Requires right orbital fracture and nasal fracture cleared by doctor or no contest until 02/05/18; minimum suspension no contest until 10/08, no contact until 09/23
  • Julio Arce: Requires right wrist cleared by doctor or no contest until 02/05/18; minimum suspension no contest until 09/08, no contact until 08/30
  • Peter Petties: Suspended until 10/08, no contact until 09/23
  • Ricky Simon: Suspended until 09/08, no contact until 08/30 due to left eye laceration
  • Everett Sims: Suspended until 09/08, no contact until 08/30

Source:: mma fighting