UFC 160: Velasquez vs. BigFoot II Official Salaries, Injuries and Medical Suspensions

UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez earned the most following this past weekends UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Big Foot event in Las Vegas, Nevada, putting away $400,000 for his first round TKO victory over Antonio “Big Foot” Silva.

Some other big earners include former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos with $240,000, “Super Samoan” Mark Hunt with $160,000 and veteran welterweight Mike Pyle with $84,000.

The full list of salaries include:

Cain Velasquez: $400,000 (no win bonus)
def. Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva: $75,000

Junior dos Santos: $240,000 (includes $120,000 win bonus)
def. Mark Hunt: $160,000

Glover Teixeira: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
def. James Te Huna: $30,000

TJ Grant: $50,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus)
def. Gray Maynard: $45,000

Donald Cerrone: $82,000 (includes $41,000 win bonus)
def. KJ Noons: $41,000

Mike Pyle: $84,000 (includes $42,000 win bonus)
def. Rick Story: $27,000

Dennis Bermudez: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Max Holloway: $14,000

Robert Whittaker: $30,000 (includes $15,000 win bonus)
def. Colton Smith: $15,000

Khabib Nurmagomedov: $28,000 (includes $14,000 win bonus)
def. Abel Trujillo: $8,000

Stephen Thompson: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Nah-Shon Burrell: $9,000

George Roop: $26,000 (includes $13,000 win bonus)
def. Brian Bowles: $19,000

Jeremy Stephens: $48,000 (includes $24,000 win bonus)
def. Estevan Payan: $10,000

The medical suspensions for UFC 160 put many top fighters on the shelf for up to 60 days, the list includes Mark Hunt and Gray Maynard as well as Glover Teixeira, Dennis Burmudez, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Stephen Thompson and Brian Bowles. A total of sixteen fighters made the list with varying lengths of suspensions.

Antonio Silva: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Junior dos Santos: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to eyebrow laceration.

Mark Hunt: Suspended for 180 days unless broken right toe is cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 60 days with no contact for 45 days.

Glover Teixeira: Suspended for 180 days unless right hand and left elbow are cleared by doctor.

Gray Maynard: Suspended for 180 days unless right eye is cleared by ophthalmologist. Additionally, suspended for 60 days with no contact for 45 days.

Donald Cerrone: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to right elbow and right eyebrow lacerations.

K.J. Noons: Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days due to facial lacerations.

Mike Pyle: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Rick Story: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to lacerations.

Dennis Bermudez: Suspended for 180 days unless both feet and right hand are cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Max Holloway: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to laceration on nose.

Colton Smith: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left cheek laceration.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Suspended for 180 days unless left knee is cleared by doctor.

Stephen Thompson: Suspended for 180 days unless left foot is cleared by doctor.

Brian Bowles: Suspended for 180 days unless right hand is cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days.

Estevan Payan: Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days due to facial lacerations

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