The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the official salaries for all of the contestants who competed in Saturday’s “World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhares” event.
Rousimar Palhares (pictured) and Marlon Moraes were the night’s highest earners, with each walking away with a total disclosed payday of $50,000.
Palhares captured the WSOF welterweight title by submitting Steve Carl in the show’s featured attraction. Moraes retained his bantamweight crown by posting a unanimous decision victory over Josh Rettinghouse in the co-main event.
Sean Cantor made just $500 in a loss to Bryson Hansen.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas hosted Saturday’s event.
Here are the official salaries for WSOF 9:
(Total disclosed payroll: $251,500)
Gil Guardado: $2,000 ($1,000 to show, $1,000 to win)
def. Jimmy Spicuzza: $1,000
Danny Davis: $2,000 ($1,000 to show, $1,000 to win)
def. Phil Dace: $1,000
Brenson Hansen: $6,000 ($3,000 to show, $3,000 to win)
def. Boostayre Nefarios: $1,000
Chris Gruetzemacher: $12,000 ($6,000 to show, $6,000 to win)
def. John Gunderson: $2,000
Bryson Hansen: $3,000 ($1,500 to show, $1,500 to win)
def. Sean Cantor: $500
Mike Corey: $8,000 ($4,000 to show, $4,000 to win)
def. Shane Kruchten: $3,000
Johnny Nunez: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
def. Ozzy Dugulubgov: $6,000
Josh Burkman: $25,000 (flat salary)
def. Tyler Stinson: $7,000
Yushin Okami: $40,000 ($20,000 to show, $20,000 to win)
def. Svetlozar Savov: $4,000
Marlon Moraes: $50,000 ($25,000 to show, $25,000 to win)
def. Josh Rettinghouse: $4,000
Rousimar Palhares: $50,000 ($25,000 to show, $25,000 to win)
def. Steve Carl: $20,000