UFC on FOX 29 salaries: Dustin Poirier leads payouts with $170,000 in classic slugfest

Main event winner Dustin Poirier was the top earner at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 29 event.

MMAjunkie today requested and obtained the list of official fight purses and win bonuses from the Arizona Boxing & MMA Commission.

Poirier (23-5 MMA, 15-4 UFC) took home $170,000 for his fourth-round TKO win over Justin Gaethje (18-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC), who had the event’s third biggest payday at $110,000. But each of the lightweights picked up another $50,000 each for winning “Fight of the Night” in...

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