Bellator 133 Salary Report: Shlemenko Banks $20,000 For Main Event Win

February 15, 2015 4:04 pm by BJPENN.COM News

Shlemenko Backfist

This past Friday, Bellator 133 took center stage as Alexander Shlemenko KO’d Melvin Manhoef via spinning back fist in the main event.

Below is the salary report from the event, which was obtained by

Alexander Shlemenko: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Melvin Manhoef: $15,000

Daniel Weichel: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus)
Pat Curran: $20,000

Julia Budd: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus)
Gabrielle Holloway: $6,000

Chris Honeycutt: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Clayton MacFarlane: $6,000

Emilio Chavez: $3,000 (includes $1,500 win bonus)
Art Arciniega: $2,000

Blake Watkins: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
George Zuniga: $2,500

Paul Ruiz: $3,000 (includes $1,500 win bonus)
Nick Sperling: $1,000

Mason Fowler: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
Marko Damiani: $1,000

Adam Piccolotti: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
Andrew Ramm: $1,500

Jonathan Contrestano: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
Ryan Tobar: $1,000

Nick Bustamante: $3,000 (includes $1,500 win bonus)
Luis Jauregui: $1,000

Cody Sons: $2,000 (includes $1,000 win bonus)
John Paul Elias: $1,000

Note: As always, the above figures do not account for taxes, fighter licenses, corner passes for cornermen, additional payouts from the promotion, or sponsorship money.


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