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UFC 146 Payouts: Dos Santos, Mir, and Velasquez Top Earners

UFC 146 took place at the MGM Grand Gardens arena on Saturday night. The event saw Junior Dos Santos retain his title against Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez utterly obliterate Antonio Silva, earning a second chance against the Brazilian titleholder.

The top dogs were unsurprisingly the marquee fighters for the evening, as UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos, Frank Mir, and Cain Velasquez, each taking home 200k with only the former champion out of AKA taking home a $100,000 win bonus.

As previously reported Roy Nelson, Dan Hardy, Stefan Struve, and Paul Sass also took home fight night bonuses of 70k for their performances.

Junior Dos Santos: $200,000 (no win bonus)
def. Frank Mir: $200,000

Cain Velasquez: $200,000 (includes $100,000 win bonus)
def. Antonio Silva: $70,000

Roy Nelson: $40,000 (includes $20,00 win bonus + $70,000 for Knockout of The Night)
def. Dave Herman: $21,000

Stipe Miocic: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Shane Del Rosario: $20,000

Stefan Struve: $58,000 (includes $29,000 win bonus + $70,000 for Submission of The Night)
def. Lavar Johnson: $26,000

Darren Elkins: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Diego Brandao: $15,000

Jamie Varner: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Edson Barboza: $18,000

C.B. Dollaway: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
def. Jason “Mayhem” Miller: $45,000

Dan Hardy: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus + $70,000 for Knockout of the Night)
def. Duane “Bang” Ludwig: $18,000

Paul Sass: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus + $70,000 for Submission of the Night)
def. Jacob Volkmann: $20,000

Glover Teixeira: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Kyle Kingsbury: $12,000

Mike Brown: $52,000 (includes $26,000 win bonus)
def. Daniel Pineda: $10,000


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