UFC Fight Night 92 went down last night (Sat., Aug. 6, 2016) inside Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah and now it’s time to see who went home with the largest slice of the Reebok sponsorship pie.
For complete UFC Fight Night 92: “Rodriguez vs. Caceres” results and play-by-play, click here.
Cub Swanson — who defeated Tatsuya Kawajiri — went home with an event-high $15,000 check from Reebok. Chris Camozzi and Thales Leites also collected a $15,000 check after their Middleweight showdown (recap here).
Event headliners Yair Rodriguez and Alex Caceres earned $2,500 and $10,000 sponsorship checks, respectively, after their entertaining back-and-forth scrap (see it again here).
That’s not all, see the rest of the payouts via MMA Junkie:
Yair Rodriguez: $2,500 def. Alex Caceres: $10,000
Dennis Bermudez: $10,000 def. Rony Jason: $5,000
Thales Leites: $15,000 def. Chris Camozzi: $15,000
Santiago Ponzinibbio: $5,000 def. Zak Cummings: $5,000
Trevor Smith: $10,000 def. Joseph Gigliotti: $2,500
Maryna Moroz: $2,500 def. Danielle Taylor: $2,500
Court McGee: $10,000 def. Dominique Steele: $2,500
Marcin Tybura: $2,500 def. Viktor Pesta: $2,500 vs.
David Teymur: $2,500 def. Jason Novelli: $2,500
Teruto Ishihara: $2,500 def. Horacio Gutierrez: $2,500
Cub Swanson: $15,000 def. Tatsuya Kawajiri: $5,000
Justin Ledet: $2,500 def. Chase Sherman: $2,500
So, how are payouts determined?
According to the revamped payout structure (see it), the more fights you have combined with UFC and the now-defunct World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) and Strikeforce promotions, the more coin you have for your combat sports piggy bank.
And the less fights you have under the ZUFFA banner… well, the less you get. If you have a problem with the structure, take it up with UFC, not Reebok.
According to the report, fighters will also receive royalty and payments up to 20-30 percent of any UFC-related merchandise sold that bears his or her likeness. That’s a great ….View full article
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