This Saturday (12/13/2014) is a huge boxing day in Las Vegas with two major cards: Top Rank/HBO tripleheader at the Cosmopolitan and the Golden Boy/Showtime quadrupleheader at the MGM Grand.
Let’s all take a look at what the fighters for Saturdays based contracts filed with the Nevada State Athletic Commission.
Timothy Bradley Jr. $2 million — for his HBO headliner, Bradley will face Diego Chaves.
Diego Chaves official purse is a mere $35,000.
The Cosmopolitan card:
Andy Lee will earn $69,000 to challenge for a vacant middleweight belt against Matt Korobov.
Matt Korobov $160,000.
Interim Junior welterweight titlist Mauricio Herrera will get $200,000 to fight Jose Benavidez.
Jose Benavidez Jr. will make $90,000.
At the MGM Grand:
Amir Khan will make $950,000 to fight Devon Alexander for their welterweight main event.
Devon Alexander $600,000.
Interim welterweight titlist Keith Thurman’s purse is $500,000 to fight Leonard Bundu.
Leonard Bundu will make $85,000.
Featherweight Abner Mares will earn $250,000 for his fight against Jose Ramirez
Jose Ramirez is getting only $15,000.
Junior middleweight Jermall Charlo will get $50,000 to fight Lenny Bottai.
Lenny Bottai is getting $40,000.