Strikeforce welterweight champion, Nick Diaz walked away with the biggest payout Saturday night following his successful defence of his welterweight title, earning $150,000 for his efforts. Second in the list came the other defending champion on the card, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza who picked up $85,000. Surprisingly the third highest was undefeated Jiu-Jitsu practitioner, Roger Gracie who earned $75,000.
The California State Athletic Commission has also today released the medical suspensions, with veteran middleweight, Robbie Lawler picking up the longest suspension out of the group.
“Ruthless” will be out for six months after a suspected fractured left foot. Other lengthy suspensions included undercarders Nate Moore – 180 days, Nathan Coy – 90 days, and Scott Carson – 45 days.
The offical salaries, injuries and medical suspensions:
Nick Diaz, $150,000 def. Evangelista Cyborg, $20,000
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, $70,000 + $15,000 win bonus = $85,000 def. Robbie Lawler, $65,000
Herschel Walker, $5,000 def. Scott Carson, $5,000
Roger Gracie, $75,000 def. Trevor Prangley, $30,000
Nate Moore, $2,000 + $2,000 win bonus = $4,000 def. Nathan Coy, $3,000
Isaiah Hill, $1,500 + $1,500 win bonus = $3,000 def. Bobby Stack, $1,500
Ron Keslar, $1,500 + $1,500 win bonus = $3,000 def. Eric Lawson, $1,500
Germaine De Randamie, $2,000 + $1,000 win bonus = $3,000 def. Stephanie Webber, $1,000
James Terry, $1,500 + $1,500 win bonus = $3,000 def. Lucas Gamaza, $1,500
Jenny Castillo, $1,500 + $1,500 win bonus = $3,000 def. Charlene Gellner, $1,000
Preliminary Amateur Bouts:
Anthony Dariano, $0 def. Alan Perez, $0
Ricky Jackson, $0 def. Niko Jackson, $0
Armin Safiari, $0 def. Sam Bracamonte, $0
Robbie Lawler suspended for 180 days, with 180 days no contact until cleared by physician for possible left foot fracture.
Scott Carson suspended for 45 days with 30 days no contact for knockout. Needs new physical.
Nate Moore suspended for 180 days with 180 days no contact or until cleared by physician for possible fracture on his right wrist and right 3 metacarpel.
Nathan Coy suspended 90 days with 90 days no contact for knockout, also needs head scan cleared by physician.
Eric Lawson suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact or until cleared by physician for 2 right ear lacerations.
Lucas Gamaza suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact, needs new physical.
Stephanie Webber suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact, needs new physical.
Charlene Gellner suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact, needs new physical.