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UFC on FX 3: Johnson vs. McCall Salaries and Suspensions
Today, the Florida State Boxing Commission released the lists of fighters’ salaries and medical suspensions from this past Friday’s UFC on FX 3 event; which took place at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida. UFC on FX 3 featured the UFC’s first Flyweight Main Event Headliner; a rematch between Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall.
The total disclosed payroll for this event was $423,500. according to the Commission, via MMAJunkie.com.
The full list of salaries is as follows and does not include bonuses such as “Fight of the Night”:
Erick Silva: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
defeated Charlie Brenneman: $18,000
Seth Baczynski: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
defeated Lance Benoist: $8,000
Dustin Pague: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
defeated Jared Papazian: $6,000
Tim Means: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
defeated Justin Salas: $8,000
Buddy Roberts: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
defeated Caio Magalhaes: $8,000
Henry Martinez: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus)
defeated Bernardo Magalhaes: $6,000
Sean Pierson: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
defeated Jake Hecht: $8,000
In addition to salaries, the commission released a list of medical suspensions due to injuries:
-Matt Grice has been suspended indefinitely, pending orthopedic clearance due to possible left foot fracture.
-Josh Neer has been suspended 60 days for precautionary reasons due to knockout.
-Eddie Wineland has been suspended 60 days due to forehead laceration.
-Scott Jorgensen has been suspended 60 days due to possible concussion.
-Lance Benoist has been suspended 45 days due to lacerations on right eyebrow and under right eye.
-Sean Pierson has been suspended 45 days due to scalp laceration.
-Justin Salas has been suspended 30 days due to chin laceration.
Further reading: UFC on FX 3: Johnson vs. McCall Attendance and Bonuses