Five Fighters Make Over Six Figures At UFC 222

Cris Cyborg headlined the fighters pay list on Saturday night at UFC 222, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Cyborg, who defeated Yana Kunitskaya in the evening’s main event, walked out with  $500,000 in base pay, and had no win bonus for her first round TKO win against the Russian challenger.

Kunitskaya, who was making her UFC debut walked out with $100,00 in base pay for her efforts against Cyborg.

Andre Arlovski made the second most of the evening, as he would make $275,000 in his win over Stefan Struve,  in a heavyweight undercard showdown.

Joining Cyborg, Arlovski, and Kunitskaya in making six figures at UFC 222, were Brian Ortega with $100,000 plus an $100,000 win bonus, and Frankie Edgar with $195,000, who faced off in arguably the most talked about fight of the evening.

Here is the full base pay list for UFC 222.

UFC 222 Main Card (10 p.m. ET, PPV):
UFC Women’s Featherweight Championship

Cris Cyborg ($500,000) def. Yana Kunitskaya ($100,000)via TKO (Rd. 1, 3:25)

UFC Featherweight Title Eliminator

Brian Ortega ($100,000 + $100,000 win bonus) def. Frankie Edgar (195,000) via KO (Rd. 1, 4:44)

Sean O’Malley ($22,000 + $22,000 win bonus) def. Andre Soukhamthath ($19,000) via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-28)

Andrei Arlovski ($275,000) def. Stefan Struve ($77,000) via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Ketlen Vieira ($30,000 + $30,000 win bonus) def. Cat Zingano ($35,000) via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

UFC 222 Preliminary Card (8 p.m. ET, Fox Sports 1):
Mackenzie Dern ($25,000 + $25,000 win bonus) def. Ashley Yoder ($12,000) via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Alexander Hernandez ($13,000 + $13,000 win bonus) def. Beneil Dariush ($48,000) via KO (Rd. 1, 0:42)

John Dodson ($41,000 + $41,000 win bonus) def. Pedro Munhoz ($34,000) via split decision (30-27, 28-29, 29-28)

C.B. Dollaway ($46,000 + $46,000 win bonus) def. Hector Lombard ($62,000) via DQ (hit after the bell) (Rd. 1, 5:00)

UFC 222 Early Preliminary Card (6:30 p.m. ET, UFC Fight Pass):
Zak Ottow ($18,000+ $18,000 win bonus) def. Mike Pyle ($55,000) via TKO (Rd. 1, 2:34)

Cody Stamann  ($20,000 + $20,000 win bonus) def. Bryan Caraway ($21,000) via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

Jordan Johnson ($14,000 + $14,000 win bonus) def. Adam Milstead ($12,000 + $12,000 win bonus)  via split decision (29-28, 27-30, 29-28)

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