The “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Salary report from the Ohio State Athletic Commission is in and topping the list of disclosed payrolls was Ronaldo Jacare Souza who took home $92,000 for this third round submission victory over Bristol Marunde.
The total disclosed payroll for the event was $543,000.00.
“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this past Saturday from Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. In the main event the female bantamweight title changed hands when Ronda Rousey submitted Miesha Tate in the very first round of action.
Former Strikeforce lightweight champion, Josh Thomson, took home the second highest disclosed salary with $80,000.00 and event headliner Ronda Rousey took home $32,000.00 in her successful bid to take Miesha Tate’s bantamweight title.
The full list of disclosed Salaries is as follows:
Ronda Rousey: $32,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
def. Miesha Tate: $19,000
Josh Thomson: $80,000 (no win bonus)
def. K.J. Noons: $38,000
Kazuo Misaki: $50,000 (no win bonus)
def. Paul Daley: $45,000
Lumumba Sayers: $10,000 (includes $5,000 win bonus)
Scott Smith: $65,000
Ronaldo Souza: $92,000 (includes $22,000) win bonus)
def. Bristol Marunde: $10,000
Sarah Kaufman: $25,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
def. Alexis Davis: $4,000
Roger Bowling: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
def. Brandon Saling: $5,000
Pat Healy: $22,500 (includes $5,000 win bonus)
def. Carlos Fodor: $12,000
Ryan Couture: $10,000 (no win bonus)
def. Conor Heun: $8,000