UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle Official Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions

Recently retired UFC welterweight, Chris Lytle picked up $70,000 on top of the $130,000 “Fight Night” bonuses he revceived for his efforts this past Sunday night at UFC on Versus 5 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, his main event opponent, Dan Hardy took home $25,000.

“Ultimate Fighter” season three runner-up Ed Herman pocketed $52,000, former three-time WEC lightweight title contender, Donald Cerrone, $44,000 and former WEC bantamweight title contender, Joseph Benavidez, $43,000.

The medical suspensions have been revealed by the Wisconsin Athletic Commission with lightweight contender, Jim Miller receiving an indefinite medical suspension following his three round war with Ben Henderson. Other indefinite suspensions included welterweight veteran Duane Ludwig, “Ultimate Fighter” season seven winner Amir Sadollah, and middleweight prospect C.B. Dollaway.

The Official List of Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions:

Edwin Figueroa: $6,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Jason Reinhardt: $6,000
Jacob Volkmann: $14,000 ($14,000 win bonus) def. Danny Castillo: $17,000
Cole Miler: $17,000 ($17,000 win bonus) def. T.J. O’Brien: $6,000
Jim Hettes: $6,000 ($6,000 win bonus) def. Alex Caceres: $8,000
Ronny Markes: $8,000 ($8,000 win bonus) def. Karlos Vemola: $10,000
Ed Herman: $26,000 ($26,000 win bonus) def. Kyle Noke: $8,000
Joseph Benavidez: $21,500 ($21,500 win bonus) def. Eddie Wineland: $10,000
Jared Hamman: $12,000 ($12,000 win bonus) def. CB Dollaway: $20,000
Duane Ludwig: $16,000 ($16,000 win bonus) def. Amir Sadollah: $20,000
Donald Cerrone: $22,000 ($22,000 win bonus) def. Charles Oliveira: $12,000
Ben Henderson: $17,000 ($17,000 win bonus) def. Jim Miller: $35,000
Chris Lytle: $35,000 ($35,000 win bonus) def. Dan Hardy: $25,000

Dan Hardy – Received a 30-day mandatory medical rest period.
Ben Henderson – Received a 30-day medical rest period and must get an x-ray of his left elbow.
Jim Miller – Received an indefinite suspension and must get a physical exam and CT scan before competing again.
Charles Oliveira – Received a 30-day medical rest period and must get an x-ray of his left elbow.
Duane Ludwig – Received an indefinite suspension and must get a physical exam and CT scan before competing again. He must also get his right hand x-rayed.
Amir Sadollah – Received an indefinite suspension and must get a neurological exam and CT scan before competing again.
CB Dollaway – Received an indefinite suspension and must get a neurological exam and CT scan before competing again.
Kyle Noke – Received an indefinite suspension and must get an MRI on his knee before competing again.
Jimy Hettes – Received a 30-day medical rest period due to a head laceration.
Alex Caceres – Received a 30-day mandatory medical rest period.
Cole Miller – Received a 30-day medical rest period due to a right hand injury.
TJ O’Brien – Received an indefinite suspension due to rib and leg injuries.
Jason Reinhardt – Received a 30-day mandatory medical rest period.

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