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Griffin, Ortiz, Koscheck and Nogueira among highest paid fighters from UFC 106

titoortiz1Forrest 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

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

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