World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 10: "Branch vs Taylor" took place last Saturday night (June 21, 2014) from inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the main card saw two new champions crowned, as David Branch became the promotion's first middleweight champion, while Rick Glenn upset Georgi Karakhanyan for the featherweight strap.
Branch earned $36,000 for his gold-grabbing performance, while Glenn cashed a check for $14,000.
Also taking home a title was strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar, who beat Emi Fujino from pillar-to-post over the course of their five-round title fight. And according to figures released from Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), "Jag" is now $35,000 richer.
That's not all.
Here are the full WSOF 10 payouts and salaries:
David Branch: $36,000 ($18,000 to show, $18,000 to win)
Jesse Taylor: $9,000
Branch def. Taylor via submission
Rick Glenn: $14,000 ($7,000 to show, $7,000 to win)
Georgi Karakhanyan: $20,000
Glenn def. Karakhanyan via technical knockout
Jessica Aguilar: $35,000 ($17,500 to show, $17,500 to win)
Emi Fujino: $6,000
Aguilar def. Fujino via unanimous decision
Luiz Firmino: $14,000 ($7,000 to show, $7,000 to win)
Tyson Griffin: $8,000
Frimino def. Griffin via unanimous decision
Lance Palmer: $30,000 ($15,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Nick LoBosco: $4,000
Palmer def. LoBosco via submission
Derrick Mehmen: $14,000 ($7,000 to show, $7,000 to win)
Dave Huckaba: $8,000
Mehmen def. Huckaba via unanimous decision
Timur Valiev: $10,000 ($5,000 to show, $15,000 to win)
Adam Acquaviva: $1,000
Valiev def. Acquaviva via technical knockout
Krasimir Mladenov: $4,000 ($2,000 to show, $2,000 to win)
Angel DeAnda: $4,000
Mladenov def. DeAnda via unanimous decision
Ashlee Evans-Smith: $6,200 ($3,200 to show, $3,000 to win)
Marciea Allen: $800
Evans-Smith def. Allen via technical knockout
Jimmy Spicuzza: $3,000 ($1,500 to show, $1,500 to win)
Justin Jaynes: $1,000
Spicuzza def. Jaynes via unanimous decision
A.J. Williams: $2,000 ($1,000 to show, $1,000 to win)
Tanner Cowan: $1,000
Williams def. Cowan via technical knockout
The total disclosed payroll for WSOF 10 was $231,000.
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.
For example, Marciea Allen missed weight and was forced to hand over 20-percent of her purse to Ashlee Evans-Smith, which was only $200, but is still a hefty blow when all you make is $1,000 to show.
For complete WSOF 10 results and blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action click here.