Forrest Griffin may have edged out Tito Ortiz on the judges scorecards during the main event of this past weekend’s UFC 106, the bout can be officially declared a draw in the financial department as both men walked away with a cool 250K for their bruises.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released the salary figures in a report from MMAJunkie.com.
Other top paid fighters include Josh Koscheck, who collected $106,000 for strangling Anthony Johnson, and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, who picked up 100 large for the two minutes it took to leave fellow Brazilian Luiz Cane in a heap via TKO.
A full list of the reported salaries from UFC 106 are listed below:
Forrest Griffin: $250,000 (includes $150,000 win bonus) def. Tito Ortiz: $250,000
Josh Koscheck: $106,000 ($53,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Johnson: $17,000
Paulo Thiago: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus) def. Jacob Volkmann: $6,000
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: $100,000 ($30,000 win bonus) def. Luiz Cane: $19,000
Amir Sadollah: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Phil Baroni: $25,000
Ben Saunders: $20,000 ($10,000 win bonus) def. Marcus Davis: $27,000
Kendall Grove: $44,000 ($22,000 win bonus) def. Jake Rosholt: $15,000
Brian Foster: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Brock Larson: $26,000
Caol Uno: $20,000 vs. Fabricio Camoes: $10,000
George Sotiropoulos: $20,000 ($10,000 win bonus) def. Jason Dent: $8,000