The checks have been written in "The Gateway to Southern California," as World Series of Fighting (WSOF) will pay its talent for work done last Saturday night (Aug. 10, 2013) at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario. Here's a list of how much.
The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) today made available the list of payouts and salaries for those fighters who competed at the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 4: "Spong vs. DeAnda" event last Saturday night (Aug. 10, 2013) at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
No surprises here.
The promotion's top dog, 205-pound kickboxing convert Tyrone Spong, was the top earner of the night, raking in $31,000 for his systematic destruction of Angel DeAnda's leg in the night's main event. Close behind him was Gerald Harris and Ray Sefo, who each banked $30,000 for their respective performances.
That's not all.
Here are the complete WSOF 4 fighter payouts and salaries:
Tyrone Spong: $31,000 ($22,000 to show, $9,000 to win)
Angel DeAnda: $4,000
Spong def. DeAnda via unanimous decision
Marlon Moraes: $24,000 ($12,000 to show, $12,000 to win)
Brandon Hempleman: $3,000
Moraes def. Hempleman via unanimous decision
Nick Newell: $28,000 ($14,000 to show, $14,000 to win)
Keon Caldwell: $2,000
Newell def. Caldwell via submission
Dave Huckaba: $12,000 ($6,000 to show, $6,000 to win)
Ray Sefo: $30,000
Huckaba def. Sefo via technical knockout
Gesias Cavalcante: $18,000 ($9,000 to show, $9,000 to win)
Tyson Griffin: $8,000
Cavalcante def. Griffin via technical knockout
Gerald Harris: $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Jorge Santiago: $13,000
Harris def. Santiago via unanimous decision
Lewis Gonzalez: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
Antonio McKee: $6,000
Gonzales def. McKee via unanimous decision
Jared Papazian: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
John Robles: $2,000
Papazian def. Robles via unanimous decision
Victor Valenzuela: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
Isaac Gutierrez: $2,000
Valenzuela def. Gutierrez via submission
The total disclosed payroll was $250,000.
Keep in mind the salaries listed above do not include fight bonuses, sponsorships, percentages and other unofficial payments such as PPV bonuses, among others. It also does not include deductions for expenses such as insurance, taxes, etc.
For complete WSOF 4 results and blow-by-blow coverage of all the main card action click here.