UFC 115: Liddell vs. Franklin Official Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions

Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell picked up the biggest paycheck at UFC 115, a cool $500,000 for his first round TKO loss to Rich Franklin.

Rich Franklin picked up $140,000 for knocking out Liddell, while former PRIDE champion, Mirko Cro Cop picked up $150,000 for his third round submission win over Pat Barry in the co-main event.

The Vancouver Athletic Commission has handed out pretty much the entire cast of the main card of UFC 115 suspensions, twelve fighters have been medically suspended for six months, main event stars, Chuck Liddell and Rich Franklin topping the list. Most fighters suspended for 180 days, with Pat Barry, Mirko Cro Cop, Gilbert Yvel, Ben Rothwell and Rory MacDonald also getting the same length of suspension.

UFC 115 Salaries, Injuries, and Medical Suspensions Include:

Rich Franklin: $140,000 (includes $70,000 win bonus)
def. Chuck Liddell: $500,000

Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic: $150,000 ($75,000 win bonus)
def. Pat Barry: $11,000

Martin Kampmann: $50,000 ($25,000 win bonus)
def. Paulo Thiago: $18,000

Ben Rothwell: $100,000 ($50,000 win bonus)
def. Gilbert Yvel: $30,000

Carlos Condit: $52,000 ($26,000 win bonus)
def. Rory MacDonald: $8,000

Evan Dunham: $26,000 ($32,000 win bonus)
def. Tyson Griffin: $28,000

Matt Wiman: $28,000 ($15,000 win bonus)
def. Mac Danzig: $24,000

Mario Miranda: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus)
def. David Loiseau: $12,000

James Wilks: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus)
def. Peter Sobotta: $4,000

Claude Patrick: $12,000 ($6,000 win bonus)
def. Ricardo Funch: $5,000

Mike Pyle: $38,000 ($19,000 win bonus)
def. Jesse Lennox: $7,000

Rich Franklin: Suspended 180 days for left forearm pain, but may be cleared early by an orthopedic doctor; minimum suspension of 60 days, including 60 days without contact

Chuck Liddell: Suspended 180 days for head and face contusions and lacerations, but may be cleared early by negative CT scans; minimum suspension of 60 days, including 60 days without contact

Pat Barry: Suspended 180 days for right hand pain and left ankle pain, but may be cleared early by orthopedic doctor and negative X-rays; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Mirko Filipovic: Suspended 180 days for head and face contusions, but may be cleared early by Maxillofacial doctor and negative CT scans; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Gilbert Yvel: Suspended 180 days for head contusions, left thumb pain and right hip pain, but may be cleared early by negative CT scans and X-rays; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Ben Rothwell: Suspended 180 days for right knee pain, but may be cleared early by an orthopedic doctor; minimum suspension of 30 days, including 21 days without contact

Rory MacDonald: Suspended 180 days for head and face contusions, but may be cleared early with negative CT scan; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Mac Danzig: Suspended 180 days for left elbow pain, but may be cleared early with negative X-ray; minimum suspension of 30 days, including 21 days without contact

Mario Miranda: Suspended 180 days for left forearm pain, but may be cleared early with negative X-ray

David Loiseau: Suspended 180 days for head and face contusions, but may be cleared early with negative CT scan; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Ricardo Funch: Suspended 180 days for left foot pain, but may be cleared early with negative X-ray; minimum suspension of 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Jesse Lennox: Suspended 180 days for left thumb pain and right ankle pain, but may be cleared early with negative X-ray; minimum suspension 45 days, including 30 days without contact

Paulo Thiago: Suspended 45 days, including 30 days without contact, for head contusions

Evan Dunham: Suspended 30 days, including 21 days without contact, for head contusions

Martin Kampmann: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Carlos Condit: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Tyson Griffin: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Matt Wiman: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Peter Sobotta: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

James Wilks: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Claude Patrick: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Mike Pyle: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

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