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Top Ten Earning Lightweights

Top Ten Earning Lightweights

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Top Ten Earning Lightweights

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Oct 6, 2018; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Khabib Nurmagomedov (red gloves) fights Conor McGregor (blue gloves) during UFC 229 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports

(updated after UFC Fight Night: Cejudo vs Dillashaw)

 

Top Ten Earning Lightweights

Total Show Win Bonus
1 Conor McGregor  $     3,000,000 3,000,000  $                    –
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov  $     2,000,000  $     2,000,000  $                    –
3 Donald Cerrone*  $       330,000  $        165,000  $            165,000
4 B.J. Penn  $       300,000  $        150,000  $            150,000
5 Anthony Pettis  $       290,000  $        145,000  $            145,000
6 Justin Gaethje*  $       220,000  $        110,000  $            110,000
7 Charles Oliveira  $       180,000  $          90,000  $              90,000
7 Dustin Poirier*  $       180,000  $          90,000  $              90,000
9 Kevin Lee  $       168,000  $          84,000  $              84,000
10 Tony Ferguson  $       155,000  $        150,000  $               5,000


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