UFC Fight Night 63 salaries; Chad Mendes and Clay Guida top Earners

Virginia Boxing, MMA and Wrestling Advisory Board via the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation has released the fighter payouts for UFC Fight Night 63 that took place this past Saturday, April, 4 at Fairfax, Va.’s Patriot Center and aired on FOX Sports 1. The two big payouts this week were to winners Clay Guida who earned $100,000 and Chad Mendes took home a cool 96,000 to the bank.

The total disclosed payroll for the event was $691,000.

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The full list of payouts included:

Chad Mendes: $96,000 (includes $48,000 win bonus)

def. Ricardo Lamas: $35,000

Al Iaquinta: $46,000 (includes $23,000 win bonus)

def. Jorge Masvidal: $51,000

Michael Chiesa: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)

def. Mitch Clarke: $12,000

Julianna Pena: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)

def. Milana Dudieva: $10,000

Clay Guida: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus)

def. Robbie Peralta: $18,000

Dustin Poirier: $68,000 (includes $34,000 win bonus)

def. Diego Ferreira: $15,000

Liz Carmouche: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)

def. Lauren Murphy: $8,000

Alexander Yakovlev: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

def. Gray Maynard: $48,000

Timothy Johnson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)

def. Shamil Abdurahimov: $12,000

Ron Stallings: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)

def. Justin Jones: $8,000

As usual these purses do not include licenses, taxes, insurance and also do not include income fighters receive from sponsor’s locker room or special bonuses they may receive.

By: Michelle Luce @mmaminx