LAS VEGAS – TUF 27 took place on Friday July 6, 2018 at the Pearl Theater at The Palms in Las Vegas. The main card aired on FS1 while the early prelims on UFC Fight Pass.
In the main event, Israel Adesanya defeated veteran Brad Tavares over five rounds to win via unanimous-decision. Also on the card we saw Mike Trizano defeated Joe Giannetti by split decision to win the TUF lightweight tournament. Another TUF winner was Brad Katona as he defeated Jay Cucciniello via unanimous decision to win the TUF featherweight tournament.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the TUF 27 salaries to FightBookMMA and you can see the list below. For the official results, bonuses and Reebok Sponsorship Payout you can go here.
Leading the way was Isreal Adesanya taking home $112,000 and coming in second was Brad Tavares taking home $56,000. Another big pearner was Alex Caceres taking home $84,000. Total disclosed payout $683,000.
TUF 27 Finale Salaries:
Israel Adesanya: $112,000 (win bonus of $56,000)
Brad Tavares: $56,000
Mike Trizano: $30,00 (win bonus $15,000)
Joe Giannetti: $15,000
Brad Katona: $30,00 (win bonus $15,000)
Jay Cucciniello: $15,000
Alex Caceres: $84,000 (win bonus $42,000)
Martin Bravo: $25,000
Roxanne Modafferi: $50,000 (win bonus $25,000)
Barb Honchak: $10,000
Alessio Di Chirico: $36,000 (win bonus $18,000)
Julian Marquez: $12,000
Montana De La Rosa: $24,000 (win bonus $12,000)
Rachael Ostovich: $12,000
Luis Pena: $20,000 (win bonus $10,000)
Richie Smullen: $10,000
John Gunther: $20,000 (win bonus $10,000)
Allan Zuniga: $10,000
Bryce Mitchell: $20,000 (win bonus $10,000)
Tyler Diamond: $10,000
Steven Peterson: $20,000 (win bonus $10,000)
Matt Bessette: $12,000
Gerald Meerschaert: $36,000 (win bonus $18,000)
Oskar Piechota: $14,000
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