UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill Official Salaries, Injuries, And Medical Suspensions

Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and former UFC heavyweight champion, Frank Mir were among the biggest winners financially following Saturday nights UFC 130 event in Las Vegas, Nevada, both walking away with $250,000. Other big earners included Gleison Tibau – $50,000, Brian Stann – $46,000, Jorge Santiago – $36,000, Tim Boetsch – $36,000 and Rick Story – $34,000. Among the bottom of the list were Renan Barao – $10,000, Cole Escovedo – $6,000 and Chris Cariaso – $4000.

We also learned that the potential light heavyweight title fight between champ, Jon Jones and new #1 contender, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson could be in jeopardy after it was confirmed that the former UFC light heavyweight champion is facing a six month medical suspension due to a fracture in his left hand.

Other fighters that received a lengthy suspension included former heavyweight champ, Frank Mir, middleweight, Brian Stann, his opponent and former Sengoku middleweight champ, Jorge Santiago and undercard fighter, Michael McDonald.

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson: $250,000 (no win bonus)
def. Matt Hamill: $32,000

Frank Mir: $250,000 (includes $125,000 win bonus)
def. Roy Nelson: $15,000

Travis Browne: $16,000 ($8,000 win bonus)
def. Stefan Struve: $21,000

Rick Story: $34,000 ($17,000 win bonus)
def. Thiago Alves: $ 33,000

Brian Stann: $46,000 ($23,000 win bonus)
def. Jorge Santiago: $36,000

Demetrious Johnson: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus)
def. Miguel Torres: $30,000

Tim Boetsch: $36,000 ($18,000 win bonus)
def. Kendall Grove: $28,000

Gleison Tibau: $50,000 ($25,000 win bonus)
def. Rafaello Oliveira: $10,000

Michael McDonald: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus)
def. Chris Cariaso: $4,000

Renan Barao: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus)
def. Cole Escovedo: $6,000

-Quinton “Rampage” Jackson: Must have have left hand X-rayed, and if injured, suspended until Nov. 25, though he can be cleared by an orthopedic doctor; regardless, suspended with no contact during training until June 28

-Frank Mir: Suspended until Nov. 25 due to possible rib injuries, though he can be cleared by a doctor; regardless, suspended until June 28 with no contact until June 19

-Stefan Struve: Suspended until July 28 with no contact until July 13 for precautionary reasons

-Brian Stann: Must have have right thumb X-rayed, and if injured, suspended until Nov. 25, though he can be cleared by an orthopedic doctor; regardless, suspended until June 28 with no contact until June 19

-Jorge Santiago: Suspended until Nov. 25 due to a possible left-orbital injury, though he can be cleared early by an ENT doctor or ophthalmologist

-Rafaello Oliveira: Suspended until July 28 with no contact until July 13 for precautionary reasons

-Michael McDonald: Suspended until Nov. 25 due to a possible shoulder injury, though he can be cleared early by orthopedic doctor; regardless, suspended until July 28 with no contact until July 13 for precautionary reasons

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