TUF 17 Finale Attendance, Live Gate and Paydays, Urijah Faber Claims $110,000

Saturday night’s TUF 17 Finale drew an announced attendance of 5,549 and a live gate of $569,000, the figures represent an average revenue of $102.54 per ticket issued.

Number 3 ranked bantamweight in the world, Urijah Faber topped of the salary list this past Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada, claiming $55,000 to show and $55,000 for the win, for a combined $110,000 for his efforts.

Other big earners included featherweight, Cole Miller, $42,000, heavyweight, Travis Browne, $40,000, women’s bantamweight contender, Miesha Tate, $28,000 and Maximo Blanco and Daniel Pineda both took home $26,000 each.

Here’s the full list:

Urijah Faber: $110,000 ($55,000 show, $55,000 win bonus)
def. Scott Jorgensen: $23,500

Kelvin Gastelum: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Uriah Hall: $8,000

Cat Zingano: $14,000 ($7,000 show, $7,000 win bonus)
def. Miesha Tate: $28,000

Travis Browne: $40,000 ($20,000 show, $20,000 win bonus)
def. Gabriel Gonzaga: $24,000

Bubba McDaniel: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Gilbert Smith: $8,000

Josh Samman: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Kevin Casey: $8,000

Luke Barnatt: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Collin Hart: $8,000

Dylan Andrews: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Jimmy Quinlan: $8,000

Clint Hester: $16,000 ($8,000 show, $8,000 win bonus)
def. Bristol Marunde: $8,000

Cole Miller: $42,000 ($21,000 show, $21,000 win bonus)
def. Bart Palaszewski: $15,000

Maximo Blanco: $26,000 ($13,000 show, $13,000 win bonus)
def. Sam Sicilia: $8,000

Daniel Pineda: $26,000 ($13,000 show, $13,000 win bonus)
def. Justin Lawrence: $8,000

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