Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Friday, January 17, 2014
PAYDAY: UFC Fight Night 35 Salaries - Fighter Purses and Bonus Payouts for 'Rockhold vs Philippou' on FS1 - 1/15/14
The UFC Fight Night 35 payouts have been released by the Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission (GAEC). The following salaries have been reported to the GAEC by Zuffa for UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs Philippou on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at The Arena at Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, near Atlanta. The main card and prelim special aired live on Fox Sports 1.
These salary amounts do not include any individual fighter endorsement earnings for this event, nor do they include any undisclosed bonuses which are commonly paid to fighters by Zuffa in private. Fighters pay out of pocket for training, licensing fees and related expenses. Fighters spend months training in preparation for these fights, so they are being paid for their work already completed in the gym, as well as their performance on fight night.
Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold was the top earner of the night with his $130,000 payout.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Watch complete fight highlights from the Fox Sports 1 middleweight co-main event between Brad Tavares and Lorenz "The Monsoon" Larkin at UFC Fight Night 35: Rockhold vs. Philippou on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, in Duluth, Georgia, near Atlanta. The underrated Tavares finally made his mark in the UFC by impressively outstriking and scoring a convincing unanimous decision victory over Larkin, whose trademark flashy striking style was neutralized by the threat of Tavares' takedowns.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
UFC FIGHT FOR THE TROOPS 3 RESULTS: Tim Kennedy KO's Rafael Natal at UFC Fight Night 31 on Fox Sports 1 - 11/6/13
The Ultimate Fighting Championship presented UFC Fight Night 31: Fight for the Troops 3 - Kennedy vs Natal on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, a United States Army base. The main card and prelim special aired live on FOX Sports 1.
Before an audience of his fellow soldiers, US Army Staff Sergeant Tim Kennedy knocked out Rafael "Sapo" Natal in the opening round of the main event. Former US Marine Liz Carmouche dropped a decision to Canadian striking sensation Alexis Davis in the co-main event.
VIDEO: Tim Kennedy vs Rafael Natal - UFC Fight Night 31 Highlights
VIDEO: Alexis Davis vs Liz Carmouche - UFC Fight Night 31 Highlights
VIDEO: Yoel Romero vs Ronny Markes - UFC Fight Night 31 Knockout
VIDEO: Rustam Khabilov vs Jorge Masvidal - UFC Fight Night 31 Highlight
VIDEO: Bobby Green vs James Krause - UFC Fight Night 31 Low Blow Controversy
VIDEO: Francisco Rivera vs George Roop - UFC Fight Night 31 Knockout
Complete Results After the Break