Originally written on Between The Ropes  |  Last updated 12/25/14
UFC 168 will go down as the most horrific night in the career of Anderson Silva. The Brazilian was looking to regain his UFC middleweight champion and was unsuccessful as he broke his leg in a horrific fashion while throwing a leg kick to Weidman, who checked the kick and his leg snapped. His return to the company is unknown at this time. BetweenTheRopes.com had requested and did receive the payouts for the event that took place over the weekend. Silva headed the salaries making $600,000 for his performance, while Weidman had the second highest at $400,000, which $200,000 was a win bonus. Total salaries of the event totaled $1,872,000. Here are all the salaries from the event, which do include win bonuses. These do not include any fight night bonuses or discretionary bonuses. -Chris Weidman: $400,000 -Anderson Silva: $600,000 -Ronda Rousey: $100,000 -Miesha Tate: $28,000 -Travis Browne: $56,000 -Josh Barnett: $170,000 -Jim Miller: $92,000 -Fabricio Camoes: $8,000 -Dustin Poirier: $4...
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