The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale Official Salaries, Injuries & Medical Suspension

UFC lightweight Clay Guida walked away with the biggest paycheck following “The Ultimate Fighter” 13 finale show in Las Vegas this past weekend, taking home $74,000 for his unanimous decision win over Anthony Pettis who pocketed just $10,000 for his efforts.

TUF 3 runner-up Ed Herman earned $48,000, the heavy hitting Jeremy Stephens, $40,000 and former bantamweight title contender Scott Jorgensen, $29,000.

A trio of fighters picked up six month medical suspensions. Light heavyweight, Kyle Kingsbury will need to have an orbital fracture repaired, while fellow main card combatant, Chris Cope will need to have two broken thumbs treated. Former WEC star, Danny Downes will need injuries to his right hand and left shoulder treated as well.

TUF 13 Official Salaries, Injuries & Medical Suspension:

-Tony Ferguson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Ramsey Nijem: $8,000
-Clay Guida: $74,000 (includes $37,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Pettis: $10,000
-Ed Herman: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus) def. Tim Credeur: $10,000
-Kyle Kingsbury: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus) def. Fabio Maldonado: $10,000
-Chris Cope: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Charles O’Neil: $8,000
-Jeremy Stephens: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus) def. Danny Downes: $4,000
-George Roop: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus) def. Josh Grispi: $15,000
-Shamar Bailey: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Ryan McGillivray: $8,000
-Clay Harvison: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Justin Edwards: $8,000
-Scott Jorgensen: $29,000 (includes $14,500 win bonus) def. Ken Stone: $5,000
-Reuben Duran: $12,000 (includes $6,000 win bonus) def. Francisco Rivera: $4,000

-Ramsey Nijem: Suspended until July 20 with no contact during training until July 5 for precautionary reasons

-Tim Credeur: Suspended until July 5 with no contact until June 26 for precautionary reasons

-Kyle Kingsbury: Suspended until Dec. 2 due to left-orbital fracture, though he can be cleared early an ophthalmologist or ENT doctor; regardless, suspended until July 20 with no contact until July 5 due to a facial laceration

-Fabio Maldonado: Suspended until July 20 with no contact until July 5 due to a right-eyelid laceration

-Chris Cope: Suspended until Dec. 2 due to possible broken thumbs, though he can be cleared early by X-rays and/or an orthopedic doctor

-Danny Downes: Suspended until Dec. 2 due to possible right-hand and left-shoulder injuries, though he can be cleared early by X-rays and/or an orthopedic doctor; regardless, suspended until July 20 with no contact until July 5 for precautionary reasons

-Josh Grispi: Suspended until June 26 with no contact until June 19 for precautionary reasons (due to body shots)

-Shamar Bailey: Suspended until July 5 with no contact until June 26 due to a right-cheek laceration

-Justin Edwards: Suspended until July 5 with no contact until June 26 for precautionary reasons

-Ken Stone: Suspended until Aug. 4 with no contact until July 20 for precautionary reasons

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