UFC 83: Half The Available Tickets Sold To UFC Fight Club Members

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In a press confrence to announce UFC 83, Dana White announced that 13k+ of the avalible 21.5k tickets have alrady been sold to UFC Fight Club Menbers. Tickets go on sale Thurday to the general public, so if you plan on going, you better act fast.

[White] “IMore than 13,000 tickets were sold for UFC 83 in the first 24 hours of the UFC® Fight Club“„¢ presale,”

“I don’t think anyone realizes how many Canadian fans are here,……….I don’t care where we go, there’s always a ton of Canadian fans there, so we’ll keep bringing events [to Canada].“

UFC 83 Confirmed Fights

Matt Serra vs. Georges St. Pierre
Travis Lutter Vs. Rich Franklin
Marc Bocek vs. Mac Danzig
Nate Quarry Vs. Kalib Starnes
Charles McCarthy Vs. Michael Bisping
Jonathan Goulet vs. Kuniyoshi Hironaka
Joe Doerksen vs. Jason MacDonald
Rich Clementi vs. Sam Stout
Ed ‘Short Fuse’ Herman vs. Demian Maia
Patrick Cote vs. TBA

UFC 77 Fighter Pay Released

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The Ohio Athletic Commission (OAC) released fighter payouts for UFC 77: Hostile Territory. The top payed fighters of the night were, Tim Sylvia, Anderson Silva and Brandon Vera. Remember Dana White announced that he has given 40k bonuses for fight of the night, submission of the night and KO of the night.

Total Payout: $652,000

Fighter Payouts

Tim Sylvia: $200,000 ($ 100k show, 100k win)
Anderson Silva: $120,000 (60k show, 60k win) +40k KO of the night
Brandon Vera: $100,000
Rich Franklin: $45,000
Stephan Bonnar: $44,000 (22k show, 22k win)
Yushin Okami: $24,000 (12k show, 12k win)
Alan Belcher: $22,000 (11k show, 11k win)
Josh Burkman: $20,000 (10k show, 10k win)
Jason MacDonald: $17,000
Demian Maia: $10,000 (10k show, 10k win) +40k Sub of the night
Jason Black: $8,000 + 40k fight of the night
Jorge Gurgel: $7,000
Kalib Starnes $7,000
Eric Schafer: $6,000
Alvin Robinson: $6,000 (3k show, 3k win)
Forrest Petz: $6,000
Matt Grice: $6,000 (3k show, 3k win) + 40k fight of the night
Ryan Jensen: $4,000