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UFC on ESPN 9 Fighter Salaries: Tyron Woodley Tops Payouts With $200,000

June 2, 2020 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris

The disclosed fighter payrolls were released for last Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 9 card (via MMAWeekly). The event was held at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, with prelims and the main card being shown on ESPN and ESPN+.

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley topped the payroll for the evening with a disclosed $200,000 payout in his losing effort. His victorious opponent, Gilbert Burns, received $84,000 to show and another $84,000 for his unanimous decision victory over Woodley. Burns received an additional $50,000 Performance of the Night bonus on top of his $168,000 payout.

Elsewhere, Mackenzie Dern also received a Performance of the Night bonus in $50,000 for her submission victory over Hannah Cifers. Dern’s total payout, without the bonus, for her submission win was $66,000. Brandon Royval vs. Tim Elliott received Fight of the Night Honors, and both men received an additional $50,000 bonus.

You can view the full list of fighter salaries for the event here:

Gilbert Burns: $168,000 (includes $84,000 win bonus) def. Tyron Woodley: $200,000
Augusto Sakai: $100,000 (includes $50,000 win bonus) def. Blagoy Ivanov: $60,000
Billy Quarantillo: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Spike Carlyle: $12,000
Roosevelt Roberts: $44,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus) def. Brok Weaver: $12,000
Mackenzie Dern: $66,000 (includes $33,000 win bonus) def. Hannah Cifers: $25,000
Katlyn Chookagian: $120,000 (includes $60,000 win bonus) def. Antonina Shevchenko: $35,000
Daniel Rodriguez: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Gabriel Green: $12,000
Jamahal Hill: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Klidson Abreu: $18,000
Brandon Royval: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Tim Elliott: $31,000
Casey Kenney: $54,000 (includes $27,000 win bonus) def. Louis Smolka: $48,000
Chris Gutierrez: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus) def. Vince Morales: $20,000

You can also check out 411’s recap of the event RIGHT HERE.