UFC Fight Night 24 Official Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions

Former PRIDE superstar, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira picked up an extra $90,000 despite losing to powerhouse wrestler, Phil Davis at this past weekends UFC Fight Night 24 card in Seattle, Washington.

Davis picked up $34,000 while welterweights Anthony “Rumble” Johnson earned $40,00 while his opponent Dan Hardy earned $25,000. TUF 7 winner Amir Sadollah also took home $40,000, while his opponent DaMarques Johnson just $14,000. Surprisingly undercarder Johny Hendricks earned $44,000 for his first round KO win.

Michael McDonald defeated Edwin Figueroa and both earned a 55,000 “Fight of the Night” bonus and now has been suspended indefinitely by the Washington State Department of Licensing and Regulation (WSDLR), it is believed that McDonald may have injured his hand during the fight.

Official List of Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions:

Phil Davis: $34,000 ($17,000 win bonus) def. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: $90,000
Anthony Johnson: $40,000 ($20,000 win bonus) def. Dan Hardy: $25,000
Amir Sadollah: $40,000 ($20,000 win bonus) def. DaMarques Johnson: $14,000
Chan Sung Jung: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Leonard Garcia: $18,000
Mike Russow: $28,000 ($14,000 win bonus) def. Jon Madsen: $10,000
Mackens Semerzier: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Alex Caceres: $8,000
John Hathaway: $26,000 ($13,000 win bonus) def. Kris McCray: $10,000
Michael McDonald: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Edwin Figueroa: $6,000
Christian Morecraft: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Sean McCorkle: $10,000
Johny Hendricks: $44,000 ($22,000 win bonus) def. T.J. Waldburger: $8,000
Aaron Simpson: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Mario Miranda: $10,000
Nik Lentz: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Waylon Lowe: $12,000

Phil Davis: suspended seven days
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: suspended seven days
Dan Hardy: suspended seven days
Anthony Johnson: suspended seven days
Amir Sadollah: suspended seven days
DaMarques Johnson: suspended 30 days
Leonard Garcia: suspended seven days
Chan Sung Jung: suspended seven days
Jon Madsen: suspended 30 days (likely as the result of a severely swollen eye)
Mike Russow: suspended seven days
Alex Caceres: suspended seven days
Mackens Semerzier: suspended seven days
Kris McCray: suspended 42 days
John Hathaway: suspended seven days
Edwin Figueroa: suspended seven days
Michael McDonald: indefinite medical suspension
Christian Morecraft: suspended seven days
Sean McCorkle: suspended seven days
T.J. Waldburger: suspended 30 days
Johny Hendricks: suspended seven days
Aaron Simpson: suspended seven days
Mario Miranda: suspended 30 days
Nik Lentz: suspended 42 days
Waylon Lowe: suspended seven days

Fighters received a customary seven day precautionary suspension which will allow their bodies to recoup just a little bit before returning to the gym.

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