UFC 252 Fighters Salaries Payouts (Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier)

UFC 252 Salaries Purse

Many sources claimed that the UFC 252 will take place in Dublin, Ireland. But after rising cases of covid-19 and pandemic announced. The date and venue changed for the event. UFC 252 fight card confirmed and main-card fight held between UFC heavyweight champion (Stipe Miocic) and ex champion (Daniel Cormier) on Sunday, 16 August 2020. UFC 252 salaries purse payouts for the fighters based on their contract with UFC and pay-per-view sales.

If there will be no change in the fighters earnings, then Stipe Miocic will earn highest purse upto $750,000. His earnings maximum increased to $840,000 which include fight of night bonus and promotional bonus. The challenger, Daniel Cormier received purse money maximum ($500,000). Cormier earnings increased $580,000 which include ($50,000 fight night bonus and $30,000 promotional bonus).

The co-main event already create big hype, Sean O’Malley back in main-card and fight against (Marlon Vera). He will received big payday if he manage to defeat Vera on Sunday at UFC apex center. As he will be fight in co-main event his estimated earnings will be ($70,000) which will later increased to $140,000 including 100% winning bonus. His opponent Vera will make ($65,000) and overall earnings at UFC 252 upto ($180,000) including bonuses and promotional earnings.

UFC 252 Salaries Purse Payouts

Fighters

Guaranteed Money

Winning Bonus

Promotional Bonus

Performance Bonus

Result

Overall Earnings

Main Card Fights

Stipe Miocic

$750,000

 N/A

$40,000

N/A 

 Win

$790,000

Daniel Cormier

$500,000

 N/A

$30,000

 N/A

 Lost

$530,000

Sean O’Malley

$70,000

 N/A

$10,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $80,000

Marlon Vera

$65,000

 $65,000

$5,000

 N/A

 Win

 $135,000

Junior dos Santos

$400,000

 100,000

$20,000

 N/A

 Win

 $520,000

Jairzinho Rozenstruik

$80,000

 N/A

$5,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $85,000

John Dodson

$45,000

 N/A

$15,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $60,000

Merab Dvalishvili

$50,000

 $50,000

$5,000

 N/A

 Win

 $105,000

Herbert Burns

$22,000

 N/A

$5,000

 $2,800 (fine)

 Lost

 $24,200

Daniel Pineda

$10,000

 $10,000

$6,800

 $50,000

 Win

 $76,800

Preliminary Card Fights

Jim Miller

 $110,000

 N/A

$20,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $130,000

Vinc Pichel

 $35,000

 $35,000

$5,000

 N/A

 Win

 $75,000

Felice Herrig

 $40,000

 N/A

$5,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $45,000

Virna Jandiroba

 $14,000

 $14,000

$4,000

 $50,000

 Win

 $82,000

T.J Brown

 $14,000

 N/A

$4,000

 fine ($2,000)

 Lost

 $16,000

Daniel Chavez

 $12,000

 $12,000

$5,000

 $2,000 

 Win

 $31,000

Ashley Yoder

 $30,000

 N/A

$5,000

 N/A

 Lost

 $35,000

Lívia Renata Souza

 $12,000

 $12,000

$4,000

 N/A

 Win

 $28,000

Early Preliminary Card Fights

Chris Daukaus

 $10,000

 $10,000

$3,500

 N/A

 Win

 $23,500

Parker Porter

 $10,000

 N/A

$3,500

 N/A

 Lost

 $13,500

Kai Kamaka III

 $10,000

 $10,000

$3,500

 $50,000

 Win

 $73,500

Tony Kelley

 $10,000

 N/A

$3,500

 $50,000

 Lost

 $63,500

Gateway Income

Non (all fights take place behind the close doors)

PPV Revenue

Depends on the sale pay-per-view (updated after the fight)

The fighter who is defending championship at UFC main event earned maximum promotional bonus ($40,000). UFC recently signed new deal with Venom that will began from 2021, a news sources reported the deal increase the fighters promotional appearance fees per fight.

Herbert Burns and T.J Brown both missed weight before the fight and they will fined for missing weight (20%) of their purse money will given to their opponents (Daniel Pineda and Daniel Chavez). No official updated released about the winning bonus of (Junior Dos Santos) if he get paid extra money in term winning fight the details updated later.