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UFC 61 (Shamrock-Ortiz II) Fighter Pay Info Released

The following are the official pay outs from the UFC 61 “Bitter Rivals” pay-per view from July 8th. Keep in mind that a few, definitely Ken Shamrock and Tito Ortiz, also received a percentage of the PPV sales profits. All information is courtesy of

Tito Ortiz ($210,000) def. Ken Shamrock ($100,000)

Tim Sylvia ($120,000) def. Andrei Arlovski ($90,000)

Frank Mir ($56,000) def. Dan Christison ($5,000)

Joe Stevenson ($24,000) def. Yves Edwards ($8,000)

Jeff Monson ($20,000) def. Anthony Perosh ($3,000)

Drew Fickett ($12,000) def. Kurt Pellegrino ($2,000)

Josh Burkman ($10,000) def. Josh Neer ($6,000)

Hermes Franca ($8,000) def. Joe Jordan ($4,000)

Cheick Kongo ($6,000) def. Gilbert Aldana ($2,000)

Total fighter pay out: $676,000