UFC Vegas 4 Salaries And Suspensions

UFC Vegas 4 went down this past weekend at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The main event say a potential ‘fight of the year’ between Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker. The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has now released the fighters’ salaries and medical suspensions from the card.

With the total salaries coming in at over $1 million, it was Poirier who earned the biggest pay cheque at UFC Vegas 4. With his win bonus and performance bonus, ‘The Diamond’s’ five round victory earned him $350,000.

Below is the full list of fighters’ salaries from UFC Vegas 4 (via MMA Junkie). The numbers include win bonuses and performance bonuses but doesn’t include Reebok fighter payouts or any other payments or sponsorships.

Main Card:

Dustin Poirier: $150,000 + $150,000 win bonus + $50,000 performance bonus = $350,000

Dan Hooker: $110,000 + $50,000 performance bonus = $160,000

Mike Perry: $90,000 + $90,000 win bonus = $180,000

Mickey Gall: $50,000

Maurice Greene: $30,000 + $30,000 win bonus = $60,000

Gian Villante: $75,000

Brendan Allen: $14,000 + $14,000 win bonus = $28,000

Kyle Daukaus: $12,000

Takashi Sato: $14,000 + $14,000 win bonus = $28,000

Jason Witt: $12,000

Julian Erosa: $14,000 + $14,000 win bonus + £50,000 performance bonus = $78,000

Sean Woodson: $12,000

Prelims:

Khama Worthy: $14,000 + $14,000 win bonus = $28,000

Luis Pena: $27,000

Tanner Boser: $12,000 + $12,000 win bonus = $24,000

Philipe Lins: $80,000

Kay Hansen: $14,000 + $14,000 win bonus + $50,000 performance bonus = $78,000

Jinh Yu Frey: $14,000

Youssef Zalal: $12,000 + $12,000 win bonus = $24,000

Jordan Griffin: $20,000


Surprisingly, despite going to war for 25 minutes, Poirier and Hooker both only received 60 day medical suspensions from the NSAC. Gian Villante, Brendan Allen and Khama Worthy all received potential six month suspensions.

Below is the full list of medical suspended fighters from UFC Vegas 4:

Dustin Poirier: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days due to a ‘tough fight’

Dan Hooker: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days due to a ‘tough fight’

Mike Perry: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days or until left eyebrow lacerations are cleared by a doctor

Mickey Gall: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days

Maurice Greene: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left cheek laceration

Gian Villante: Suspended 180 days or until left hand x-ray is cleared by a doctor; also suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days

Brendan Allen: Suspended 180 days or until left orbital, nasal, and sinus fractures are cleared by an ear, nose, and throat doctor; also suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days

Kyle Daukaus: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days due to eyebrow laceration

Takashi Sato: No suspension

Jason Witt: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days

Julian Erosa: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eye laceration

Sean Woodson: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days

Khama Worthy: Suspended 180 days or until right ankle x-ray and left knee MRI are cleared by an orthopaedic doctor.

Luis Pena: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days

Tanner Boser: No suspension

Philipe Lins: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days

Kay Hansen: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days, or until left eye laceration is cleared by a doctor

Jinh Yu Frey: No suspension

Youssef Zalal: No suspension

Jordan Griffin: No suspension

Are there any salaries or medical suspensions that you find particularly surprising?

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