Strikeforce Challengers 17: "Voelker vs. Bowling 3" went down last Saturday night (July 23, 2011) from the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Now that the dust has settled, it's time for these guys (and gals) to get paid.
But that's not all.
Here are the complete salaries and payouts for Strikeforce Challengers 17: "Voelker vs. Bowling 3:"
Bobby Voelker: $11,000 ($5,500 to show, $5,500 to win)
Roger Bowling: $4,500
Voelker def. Bowling via TKO
Ovince St. Preux: $12,000 ($6,000 to show, $6,000 to win)
Joe Cason: $3,000
St. Preux def. Cason via submission (strikes)
Adlan Amagov: $8,000 ($4,000 to show, $4,000 to win)
Ron Stallings: $3,000
Amagov def. Stallings via split decision
Bill Cooper: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
Maka Watson: $2,000
Cooper def. Watson via submission (rear-naked choke)
The total disclosed payroll for Strikeforce Challengers 17: "Voelker vs. Bowling 3" was $96,500.
Keep in mind the salaries listed above do not include fight bonuses, sponsorships, percentages and other unofficial payments. It also does not include deductions for expenses such as insurance, taxes, etc.