Newly Crowned UFC Intermediate Medium Weight Israeli Adesanya and feathered champion Max Holloway led the UFC 236 Revealed, paying a flat $ 350,000 purse. The Georgian Athletics and Entertainment Commission announced final information on salaries in the MMA on Monday.
Adesanya defeated Gastelum ($ 150,000) with an exciting affair to capture the UFC mid-weight title during the night-time concert, and Holloway suffered a unanimous loss of Dustin Poirier's ($ 250,000) unsuccessful bid for the UFC Intermediate Light at the main event.
UFC 236 took place on April 13th. The main night card was broadcast on ESPN + pay-per-view.
In addition to four champion fighters, only one other UFC 236 athlete won the six-figure mark: Nikita Krylov, who won $ 1
In addition to paying salaries, Poirier, Holloway, Adesanya, and Gastelum also delivered $ 50,000 anti-night bonuses for their performances.
The detailed list of UFC 236 wages can be seen below. As always, these figures do not reveal the revenue of all the fighters, as some sponsorship income, discretionary bonuses and fee income are not publicly disclosed
Key Card (ESPN +)
Dustin Poirier ($ 250,000 + no win bonus = $ 250,000) def. Max Holloway ($ 350,000)
Israel Adesanya ($ 350,000 + Winner Prize = $ 350,000) def. Kelvin Gastelum ($ 150,000)
Khalil Rountree ($ 35,000 + $ 35,000 = $ 70,000) Def. Eryk Anders ($ 50,000)
Dwight Grant ($ 12,000 + $ 12,000 = $ 24,000) def. Alan Jouban ($ 43,000)
Nikita Krylov ($ 80,000 + $ 80,000 = $ 160,000) def. Ovince Saint Preux ($ 86,000)
Preliminary Card (ESPN +)
Matt Frevola ($ 10,000 + $ 10,000 = $ 20,000) def. Jalin Turner ($ 12,000)
Alexandre Pantoja ($ 18,000 + $ 18,000 = $ 36,000) def. Wilson Reis ($ 34,000)
Max Griffin ($ 20,000 + $ 20.000 = $ 40,000) def. Zelim Imadaev ($ 10,000)
Khalid Taha ($ 10,000 + $ 10,000 = $ 20,000) def. Boston Salmon ($ 10,000)
Preliminary card (UFC combat passport)
Belal Muhammad ($ 35,000 + $ 35,000 = $ 70,000) def. Curtis Millender ($ 31,000)
Montel Jackson ($ 12,000 + $ 12,000 = $ 24,000) def. Andre Soukhamthath ($ 22,000)
Poliana Botelho ($ 25,000 + $ 25.000 = $ 50,000) def. Lauren Mueller ($ 12,000)
Brandon Davis ($ 18,000 + $ 18,000 = $ 36,000) def. Randy Costa ($ 12,000)