MMAFighting.com has obtained the list of payouts given to the fighters who competed at this past Sunday’s “UFC On Versus 1″ event in Broomfield, Colorado.
Cheick Kongo topped the list with his $55,000 purse being augmented by a $55,000 win bonus for a combined night’s earning of $110,000. His opponent, Paul Buentello, earned $40,000.
The main event of the evening saw Jon Jones defeat Brandon Vera by first round TKO. Jones earned $20,000 in base pay and an extra $20,000 win bonus. Brandon Vera earned $60,000 in his losing effort.
Junior Dos Santos scored a knockout over Gabriel Gonzaga and added an extra $35,000 to his base pay of $35,000 for a total of $70,000 in total earnings.
Other bouts and salaries included:
Alessio Sakara ($21,000 base+$21,000 win bonus=$42,000) def. James Irvin ($20,000)
Clay Guida ($25,000 base+$25,000 win bonus=$50,000) def. Shannon Gugerty ($9,000)
-Vladimir Matyushenko ($28,000 base+$28,000 win bonus=$56,000) def. Eliott Marshall ($10,000)
-Darren Elkins ($6,000 base+$6,000 win bonus=$12,000) def. Duane Ludwig ($12,000)
-John Howard ($13,000 base+$13,000 win bonus=$26,000) def. Daniel Roberts ($6,000)
-Brendan Schaub ($10,000 base+$10,000 win bonus=$20,000) def. Chase Gormley ($10,000)
-Mike Pierce ($8,000 base+$8,000 win bonus=$16,000) def. John Paulino ($6,000)
-Jason Brilz ($9,000 base+$9,000 win bonus=$18,000) def. Eric Schafer ($13,000)
In addition to these salaries, Jon Jones, Junior Dos Santos and John Howard all received an extra $50,000 by earning Knockout of the Night Bonuses. Clay Guida also pocketed a $50,000 bonus by scoring Submission of the Night.