Based on salaries disclosed to the NSAC the UFC paid out $1,500,000 that include performance of the night bonuses. So why is the payout to fighters purses so low?
There is no doubt that MMA training is the most rigorous physical training in any sport. But while many fighters can dominate in the ring, dominating on the streets is a whole different ball game.
Jake Kocanda vs Anthony Lott The 3-0 Jake Kocanda will step into the cage and battle for a number 1 contender spot against the more experienced 3-1 Anthony Lott. Lott is also on a 3 fight win streak so this could be a fight to pay attention too.
Boxing is considered by many of the same people to be an American institution. There is also a widespread belief that those repetitive concussions increase the likelihood of brain damage among fighters. These arguments both lead to the question: Which sport is safer Boxing or MMA?
Lloyd Chase vs Trey Smith - Lloyd "Boo" Chase will make his return to the cage after being off for nearly a year with an injury, he will face the young Trey Smith.