Strikeforce at the Mansion Salaries

Written by Tom Ngo
September 22nd, 2008

The California State Athletic Commission released the salaries for all of the fighters that competed on this Saturday’s “Strikeforce at the Mansion II,” which was held at the Playboy Mansion in Beverly Hills, California. The event was headlined by Kazou Misaki’s controversial win over Joe Riggs. Despite the win, Misaki only walked away with $1,400 in guaranteed salary. He did also get an undisclosed bonus.  Lightweight champion Josh Thomson walked away with the largest salary of the night with $40,000 in his non-title bout. The total disclosed payroll for the event was $159,300.
Preliminary Bouts:

Jesse Gillespie ($2,000/win bonus was $1,000) Defeated Dave Martin ($1,000)
Brandon Magana ($2,000) Defeated Brandon Thatch ($2,000)
Eric Lawson ($6,000/win bonus was $500) Defeated Kenneth Seagrist ($2,000)
Luke Stewart ($8,000) Defeated Jesse Juarez ($2,000)

Main Bouts:

Trevor Prangley ($40,000) Defeated Anthony Ruiz ($6,000)
Mitsuhiro Ishida ($1,400/win bonus was undisclosed) Defeated Justin Wilcox ($5,000)
Terry Martin ($10,000) Defeated Cory Devela ($10,000)
Josh Thomson ($40,000/win bonus was $20,000) Defeated Ashe Bowman ($2,000)
Kazuo Misaki ($1,400/win bonus was undisclosed) Defeated Joe Riggs ($20,000)

Strikeforce at the Mainsion II Disclosed Payroll: $159,300

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