“WEC 46: Varner vs. Henderson” Paydays

Written by Tom Ngo
January 12th, 2010

The California State Athletic Commission has just released the paydays for last night’s “WEC: 46 Varner vs. Henderson” event inside the Arco Arena in Sacramento, California.

It was a big night for former WEC featherweight champ Urijah Faber as he not only got back on the winning track, but he was also the night’s highest paid player. “The California Kid” earned $62K for his win over Raphael Assuncao in the night’s co-main event, including $10,000 for winning Submission of the Night honors.

Here are the other fighters’ paydays courtesy of MMAJunkie.com:

Preliminary Bouts:

Eddie Wineland: $8,000 ($4,000 win bonus) def. George Roop: $3,000
Will Campuzano: $16,000 ($3,000 win bonus,$10,00 Fight of the Night) def. Coty “Ox” Wheeler: $13,000 ($10,00 Fight of the Night)
Mark Hominick: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Bryan Caraway: $4,000
Wagnney Fabiano: $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Clint Godfrey: $3,000
Charlie Valencia: $18,000 ($9,000 win bonus) def. Akitoshi Tamura: $8,000

Main Bouts:

Deividas Taurosevicius: $14,000 ($7,000 win bonus) def. Mackens Semerzier: $4,000
Mike Brown: $38,000 ($19,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Morrison: $4,000
Kamal Shalorus: $10,000 ($5,000 win bonus) def. Dave Jansen: $4,000
Urijah Faber: $62,000 ($26,000 win bonus, $10,000 Submission of the Night) def. Raphael Assuncao: $13,000
Benson Henderson: $22,000 ($11,000 win bonus) def. Jamie Varner: $18,000

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