Spencer Aiming For Early 2021 Return, Wants Nunes-Anderson Next

Felicia Spencer isn’t in a rush to get back in the Octagon following her unanimous decision loss to featherweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 250 in June. “I’m gonna take my time,” Spencer told MMANews. “I also want to se…

Felicia Spencer isn’t in a rush to get back in the Octagon following her unanimous decision loss to featherweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 250 in June. “I’m gonna take my time,” Spencer told MMANews. “I also want to see what’s going on with the division. I haven’t seen any new fight bookings or anything […]

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Amanda Nunes Leads UFC 250 Salaries With $500,000 Payday

Amanda NunesAmanda Nunes unsurprisingly went home with the biggest paycheck at UFC 250. Nunes enjoyed a lopsided decision victory over Felicia Spencer this past weekend to defend her women’s featherweight title. She was already guaranteed $350,000 to show and the win earned her a $150,000 bonus to come away with $500,000 in total. Spencer, meanwhile, earned […]

Amanda Nunes

Amanda Nunes unsurprisingly went home with the biggest paycheck at UFC 250.

Nunes enjoyed a lopsided decision victory over Felicia Spencer this past weekend to defend her women’s featherweight title.

She was already guaranteed $350,000 to show and the win earned her a $150,000 bonus to come away with $500,000 in total. Spencer, meanwhile, earned $125,000 for her effort.

Former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt was the second-highest earner on the night for his emphatic knockout of Raphael Assuncao.

“No Love” earned $130,000 to show and an additional $130,000 as a win bonus. He also received a $50,000 performance of the night bonus to take his total earnings to $310,000. Assuncao only took home $79,000 on the other hand.

Full UFC 250 Salaries

Here are the full salaries which includes performance bonuses. Sponsorship money, locker room bonuses and pay-per-view cuts are not included:

  • Amanda Nunes: $500,000 (includes $150,000 win bonus) def. Felicia Spencer: $125,000
  • Aljamain Sterling: $202,000 (includes $76,000 win bonus and $50,000 performance of the night bonus) def. Cory Sandhagen: $80,000
  • Cody Garbrandt: $310,000 (includes $130,000 win bonus and $50,000 performance of the night bonus) def. Raphael Assuncao: $79,000
  • Neil Magny: $158,000 (includes $79,000 win bonus) def. Anthony Rocco Martin: $48,000
  • Sean O’Malley: $130,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus and $50,000 performance of the night bonus) def. Eddie Wineland: $46,000
  • Alex Caceres: $116,000 (includes $58,000 win bonus) def. Chase Hooper: $27,000
  • Ian Heinisch: $80,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus) def. Gerald Meerschaert: $33,000
  • Cody Stamann: $72,000 (includes $36,000 win bonus) def. Brian Kelleher: $33,000
  • Maki Pitolo: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus) def. Charles Byrd: $12,000
  • Alex Perez: $130,000 (includes $40,000 win bonus and $50,000 performance of the night bonus) def. Jussier Formiga: $98,000
  • Devin Clark: $96,000 (includes $48,000 win bonus) def. Alonzo Menifield: $14,000
  • Herbert Burns: $24,000 (includes $12,000 win bonus) def. Evan Dunham: $60,000

What do you think of the UFC 250 salaries?

Felicia Spencer Speaks On UFC 250 Loss To Amanda Nunes

Felicia Spencer didn’t waste time discussing her UFC 250 loss against Amanda Nunes. Last night (June 6), Spencer challenged Nunes for the UFC women’s featherweight championship. Many expected Spencer to hang in tough but she was a sizable u…

Felicia Spencer didn’t waste time discussing her UFC 250 loss against Amanda Nunes. Last night (June 6), Spencer challenged Nunes for the UFC women’s featherweight championship. Many expected Spencer to hang in tough but she was a sizable underdog. The bout played out how many predicted it would. Spencer ate Nunes’ shots but in the […]

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7 Takeaways from UFC 250

UFC 250 was the first mixed martial arts pay-per-view event to air from the UFC APEX. Amanda Nunes and Felicia Spencer fought for the featherweight crown in the main event that had Nunes further prove her dominance in the sport. There were some other n…

UFC 250 was the first mixed martial arts pay-per-view event to air from the UFC APEX. Amanda Nunes and Felicia Spencer fought for the featherweight crown in the main event that had Nunes further prove her dominance in the sport. There were some other notable finishes and it looks like the men’s bantamweight division will […]

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Amanda Nunes Utterly Dominates Felicia Spencer – UFC 250 Highlights

NunesAmanda Nunes further consolidated her place as the greatest female fighter of all time. Nunes successfully defended her women’s featherweight title against Felicia Spencer in the main event of UFC 250 on Saturday night and in the process, became the first female fighter to defend two titles. Like she did against Cris Cyborg, Spencer showed […]

Nunes

Amanda Nunes further consolidated her place as the greatest female fighter of all time.

Nunes successfully defended her women’s featherweight title against Felicia Spencer in the main event of UFC 250 on Saturday night and in the process, became the first female fighter to defend two titles.

Like she did against Cris Cyborg, Spencer showed great durability, but was ultimately outclassed and dominated by Nunes in every single department as she was bloodied and even developed a hematoma on her forehead at the end of the fourth round.

You can watch the highlights below:

What did you think of Nunes’ performance?

UFC 250 Highlights: Amanda Nunes Earns Dominant Victory Over Felicia Spencer

Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer was quite the main event fight at UFC 250.  The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight title bout on Saturday night (June 6, 2020) at the UFC 250 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. As ex…

Amanda Nunes vs Felicia Spencer was quite the main event fight at UFC 250.  The two fighters met in a women’s featherweight title bout on Saturday night (June 6, 2020) at the UFC 250 pay-per-view event from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC APEX. As expected, Nunes dominated the striking exchanges although Spencer did show […]

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