Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson Final Numbers; Henderson earns $250,000Posted on March 7, 2011, 08:43 PM by Joey Santosus
The Ohio State Athletic Commission has released the final figures for the Strikeforce: Feijao vs. Henderson event, with the new Light Heavyweight Champion Dan Henderson leading the way as the card's top earner.
A total of 7,123 fans were in attendance at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio Saturday. The total live-gate generated has not been released at this time.
While Henderson was by far the event's highest paid competitor, earning $250,000, Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante, whom "Hendo" dethroned in the main event, earned $28,000 and would have earned an additional $28,000 had he been victorious.
Complete fighter salaries are listed below ($439,500 total):
Dan Henderson $250,000 (no win bonus) def. Rafael Cavalcante $28,000
Marloes Coenen $10,000 (no win bonus) def. Liz Carmouche $5,000
Tim Kennedy $50,000 (no win bonus) def. Melvin Manhoef $10,000
Jorge Masvidal $30,000 ($15,000 win bonus) def. Billy Evangelista $20,000
Roger Bowling $7,000 ($3,500 win bonus) def. Josh Thornburg $2,000
Jorge Gurgel $8,000 ($4,000 win bonus) def. Billy Vaughan $1,500
Jason Freeman $3,000 ($1,500 win bonus) def. Jason Riley $1,500
Brian Rogers $3,000 ($1,500 win bonus) def. Ian Rammel $1,500
Mitch Whitesel $3,000 ($1,500 win bonus) def. Marc Cofer $1,500
John Kuhner $3,000 ($1,500 win bonus) def. JP Felty $1,500