Found August 20, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Sarah Kaufman

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza picked up the biggest pay check this weekend, earning $94,000 at Saturday’s “Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman”. Headliner Ronda Rousey garnered the second biggest pay day at $40,000.

“Jacare” scored a first-round knockout over Derek Brunson, while Rousey picked up her sixth straight first-round submission win to remain undefeated and retain her Strikeforce women’s bantamweight title.

The complete “Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman” salaries are below:

Ronda Rousey: $40,000 (includes $20,000 win bonus)
Sarah Kaufman: $17,000

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza: $94,000 (includes $22,000 win bonus)
Derek Brunson: $13,000

Tarec Saffiedine: $35,000 (includes $17,500 win bonus)
Roger Bowling: $10,000

Anthony Smith: $6,000 (includes $3,000 win bonus)
Lumumba Sayers: $7,000

Ovince St. Preux: $34,000 (includes $17,000 win bonus)
T.J. Cook: $3,000

Miesha Tate: $38,000 (includes $19,000 win bonus)
Julie Kedzie: $5,000

Adian Amagov: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus)
Keith Berry: $2,000

Germaine de Randamie: $15,000 (includes $7,500 win bonus)
Hiroko Yamanaka: $8,000

Bobby Green: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus)
Matt Ricehouse: $5,000


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