UFC on ESPN+ 14 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Liz Carmouche gets big bump for title fight

Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 14 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $191,500.

The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations and other items under the fighter code of conduct, replaces the previous payments made under the UFC Athlete Outfitting Policy.

UFC on ESPN+ 14 took place at Antel Arena in Montevideo, Uruguay. The entire card streamed on ESPN+.

The full UFC on ESPN+ 14 UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance payouts included:

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Valentina Shevchenko: $40,000

def. Liz Carmouche: $30,000

Vicente Luque: $10,000

def. Mike Perry: $10,000

Eduardo Garagorri: $3,500

def. Humberto Bandenay: $4,000

Volkan Oezdemir: $5,000

def. Ilir Latifi: $10,000

Rodolfo Vieira: $3,500

def. Oskar Piechota: $4,000

Enrique Barzola: $5,000

def. Bobby Moffett: $3,500

Ciryl Gane: $3,500

def. Raphael Pessoa: $3,500

Gilbert Burns: $10,000

def. Aleksei Kunchenko: $3,500

Marina Rodriguez: $3,500

def. Tecia Torres: $10,000

Rogerio Bontorin: $3,500

def. Raulian Paiva: $3,500

Chris Gutierrez: $3,500

def. Geraldo de Freitas: $3,500

Alex Da Silva: $3,500

def. Kazula Vargas: $3,500

Veronica Macedo: $4,000

def. Polyana Viana: $4,000

Under the UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance program’s payout tiers, which appropriate the money generated by Reebok’s multi-year sponsorship with the UFC, fighters are paid based on their total number of UFC bouts, as well as Zuffa-era WEC fights (January 2007 and later) and Zuffa-era Strikeforce bouts (April 2011 and later). Fighters with 1-3 bouts receive $3,500 per appearance; 4-5 bouts get $4,000; 6-10 bouts get $5,000; 11-15 bouts earn $10,000; 16-20 bouts pocket $15,000; and 21 bouts and more get $20,000. Additionally, champions earn $40,000 while title challengers get $30,000.

In addition to experience-based pay, UFC fighters will receive in perpetuity royalty payments amounting to 20-30 percent of any UFC merchandise sold that bears their likeness, according to officials.

Full 2019 UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance payouts:

Year-to-date total: $4,663,500

2018 total: $6,901,000

2017 total: $6,295,000

2016 total: $7,138,000

2015 total: $3,185,000

Program-to-date total: $28,297,500

Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie

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