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UFC on Fox 7 Salaries: Benson Henderson takes home $200,000
UFC on Fox 7 came at us live from the HP Pavilion in San Jose on Saturday and delivered an action-packed card that tied the record for most knockouts at a single UFC with 8. The preliminary card boasted a litany of talented fighters looking to burst through into main-event status, and the finishes showed it.
The UFC on Fox 7 salaries have been released courtesy of MMA Weekly, and to no surprise, Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez were the top earners. Henderson netted $200,000 with the win while Melendez took home $175,000 in his UFC debut. The two lightweight warriors fought to a controversial split decision that ultimately saw Henderson retain the gold.
Here’s a complete rundown of Saturday night’s salaries:
Total Disclosed Payroll: $1,318,000
Benson Henderson: $200,000 (includes $100,000 win bonus) ?def. Gilbert Melendez: $175,000