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White Blames ESPN For PPV Price Hike

UFC President Dana White insists ESPN is to blame for the recent PPV price increase ahead of the UFC 270 card on Sat. night (Jan. 22) in Anaheim.

O’Malley Backs UFC Over Crappy Pay

Sean O’Malley believes some fighters don’t deserve bigger payouts because they have no following and don’t make any money for the promotion.

UFC PPV Prices Just Went Up (Again)

How much does a UFC PPV cost? ESPN and the world’s preeminent MMA promotion just rolled out a new price increase for UFC 270: "Ngannou vs. Gane" and beyond.

Team Ngannou Ghosted By UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou may be finished with the promotion after his UFC 270 fight against interim titleholder Ciryl Gane on Jan. 22 in Anaheim.

Cyborg Trashes Billionaire Boys

UFC revenue makes history under the Endeavor banner and that doesn’t sit well with one former champion, who believes the promotion is "cheap."

UFC 268 NFTs Are Now A Thing

UFC NFTs for the UFC 268 PPV event on Nov. 6 in New York, featuring shards and packs for Kamaru Usman, Colby Covington, Rose Namajunas, Zhang Weili, and more!

Ngannou: UFC Trying To Sabotage Me!

UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou suggests his contract negotiations are the reason behind the promotion’s recent campaign to discredit him.

Mac Leaks UFC 257 PPV Buys

UFC 257 pay-per-view (PPV) buys leaked by former lightweight champion Conor McGregor, who was knocked out by Dustin Poirier last January in Las Vegas, Nevada.

White: UFC Pay Is ‘None Of Your Business’

UFC fighter pay was addressed by promotion president Dana White after being attacked in the media by boxing rival Oscar De La Hoya.

‘Hapa’ Defends UFC Pay, Blasts ‘Whiny B*tches’

Former heavyweight contender Travis Browne defends promotion president Dana White and blasts "whiny little bitches" who cry about UFC fighter pay.

Cha-Ching! Paul, Woodley Payouts Released

How much did Jake Paul get paid? As much as Tyron Woodley for their Aug. 29 boxing match, according to salaries and payouts for the Cleveland purses.

Sparring Jake Paul Paid Better Than 12 MMA Fights

Bellator fighter Anthony Taylor was hired to spar Jake Paul for the YouTube boxer’s upcoming PPV fight against Tyron Woodley and it paid better than his entire MMA career.

‘My Whole Fight Purse Was Gone’

UFC posted record profits for 2021 but that didn’t help former bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, who barely broke even after her last fight.

Oliveira: Poirier Not Wrong For Chasing Money Over Titles

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira supports Dustin Poirier’s decision to chase money fights over title bouts, even at the expense of "Do Bronx."

Here’s What UFC Paid Gane To KO Lewis

How much do UFC fighters make? Ciryl Gane shares his UFC 265 payouts after stopping Derrick Lewis in Texas for the interim heavyweight title.

White Reacts To Buys And Lows Of UFC Payouts

UFC President Dana White has a message for Cheyanne Buys and the MMA community when it comes to writing checks for underpaid fighters.

Ngannou Demands ‘Justice For Fighters’ Getting Robbed

UFC champion Francis Ngannou is rallying against fight-win contracts and poor judging in mixed martial arts.

Poirier: UFC Title Fight ‘Not Even One-Third’ Of Mac Payout

UFC 264: Lightweight contender Dustin Poirier opted to complete his Conor McGregor trilogy over a 155-pound title fight because of the ridiculous discrepancy in payouts.

Triller Donates $25k To Broke UFC Fighter

UFC fighter pay took another hit from Triller with a $25,000 donation to Sarah Alpar, who earns less than ring card girls for her upcoming fight in September.

Paul Rescues Broke UFC Fighter

Jake Paul helps UFC fighter too poor to afford training camp, yet another attack on Dana White and Co. for lousy pay in the MMA industry.

UFC 263 Payouts: Diaz Earns $250K, Izzy Doubles It

Nate Diaz, Israel Adesanya, Marvin Vettori and Leon Edwards all earned six figures at UFC 263.

UFC Should Be ‘Extremely Embarrassed’ About Fighter Pay

UFC payouts are embarrassing which is why top MMA stars are chasing after YouTube boxers to make a few bucks, according to one former champ.

Millionaire GSP Exposes UFC Payouts

Georges St-Pierre net worth increased when "Rush" demanded more money and a better contract from UFC which was a risky but profitable bet on himself.

Diaz Mocks Ngannou For UFC Pay Plaint

UFC veteran Nate Diaz has no sympathy for Francis Ngannou after "The Predator" complained about the purses for Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul in Miami.

Dana White Defends Logan Paul, Buries Paulo Costa

UFC President Dana White has no sympathy for middleweight contender Paulo Costa and believes "The Eraser" should fight his way out of contract if he wants to move on.

UFCheap? Ngannou Upset Over Paul Payout

Mayweather-Paul payouts have UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou questioning his own career, which has yet to break the $1 million mark for a single fight.

‘Do Bronx’ Isn’t Rich Yet ... But He Will Be

"Do Bronx" details how all those $50,000 bonuses he won over a decade get slashed down to less than half after deductions and expenses.

McGregor Is World’s Highest-Paid Athlete

UFC superstar Conor McGregor topped Forbes highest-paid athletes for 2021 with a whopping $180 million, thanks to the recent sale of Proper No. 12 Irish whiskey.

Jones: ‘Don’t Get Excited, I’m Not Fighting Stipe’

Jon Jones shoots down any talk of fighting former UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic, opting to remain on the sidelines to wait for Francis Ngannou.

Jones Parts Ways With FRM, Kawa Bros.

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has left First Round Management and the Kawa Bros. as he embarks on a new chapter of his MMA career.

Poirier: McGregor ‘Ghosted Us’ Over Donation Money

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor was called out by lightweight rival Dustin Poirier for making a hefty donation promise and then failing to keep it.

UFC Reveals New Venum Payout Structure

UFC revealed its new promotional compliance payout structure with Venum clothing and apparel after parting ways with Reebok, though not everyone was a fan.


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