Athlete Outfitting Pay for UFC Fight Night 121: Werdum, Tim Means get $15K

Last night, the UFC touched down in Sydney, Australia with UFC Fight Night 121.

In the main event of this 13-fight card, which registered as the longest in UFC history, former UFC heavyweight…

Under the UFC’s deal with Reebok, fighters are paid based on the amount of fights they’ve had in the UFC’s Octagon, and in the Zuffa-owned eras of Strikeforce (April 2011 and after) and WEC (January 2007 and after). Champions and title challengers, however, are paid $40,000 and $30,000 respectively, regardless of their experience in the aforementioned promotions. These are the two highest payouts possible under this UFC-Reebok partnership.