MMAJunkie has gotten their hands on the full payout list handed out by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for fighters who competed on last night’s WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki fight card.
WEC 52 went down at the Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada, and featured Urijah Faber’s bantamweight debut in addition to an exciting featherweight match up between Javier Vazquez and Chad Mendes.
Faber, teammate Joseph Benavidez and preliminary card fighter Raphael Assuncao took home the biggest paydays with $56,000, $35,000, and $26,000, respectively.
The results and salaries from WEC 52 are below:
-Urijah Faber: $56,000 (including $28,000 win bonus)
defeated Takeya Mizugaki: $10,000
-Chad Mendes: $17,000 (including $8,500 win bonus)
defeated Javier Vazquez: $11,000
-Erik Koch: $8,000 (including $4,000 win bonus)
defeated Francisco Rivera: $4,000
-Joseph Benavidez: $35,000 (including $17,500 win bonus)
defeated Wagnney Fabiano: $19,000
-Demetrious Johnson: $8,000 (including $4,000 win bonus)
defeated Damacio Page: $9,000
-Raphael Assuncao: $26,000 (including $13,000 win bonus)
defeated L.C. Davis: $11,000
-Anthony Njokuani: $14,000 (including $7,000 win bonus)
defeated Edward Faaloloto: $3,500
-Dustin Poirier: $6,000 (including $3,000 win bonus)
defeated Zack Micklewright: $3,000
-Michael McDonald: $6,000 (including $3,000 win bonus)
defeated Clint Godfrey: $3,000
-Cub Swanson: $22,000 (including $11,000 win bonus)
defeated Mackens Semerzier: $4,000
-Yves Jabouin: $5,000 (including $2,000 win bonus)
defeated Brandon Visher: $4,000
This payout list does not include locker room bonuses, sponsorship payouts or fight night bonuses such as Fight of the Night or Knockout of the Night.