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UFC Fight Night 82 Reebok Payouts: Thompson gets $5000, nobody exceeds $15,000 in sponsorships

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None of the UFC FN 82 fighters earned more than $15 000 from UFC Reebok payouts. Stephen Thompson only got $5000 as the headliner of the event

Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

The UFC Fight Night 82: Hendricks vs Thompson Reebok payroll was almost half that of UFN 81: Dillashaw vs Cruz. This time, the top earning fighters got $15 000, including Johny Hendricks, Roy Nelson, Joseph Benavidez and Mike Pyle. Stephen Thompson, who scored spectacular KO win over Johny Hendricks in the main event of the evening, got only $5000 from UFC apparel sponsor.

The complete list of UFC Fight Night Reebok payments is available below (via

Stephen Thompson: $5000

Johny Hendricks: $15000

Roy Nelson: $15,000

Jared Rosholt: $5,000

Rafael Cavalcante: $5,000

Ovince Saint Preux: $10,000

Joseph Benavidez: $15,000

Zach Makovsky: $5,000

Mike Pyle: $15,000

Sean Spencer: $5,000

Josh Burkman: $10,000

K.J. Noons: $5,000

Derrick Lewis: $5,000

Damian Grabowski: $2,500

Justin Scoggins: $5,000

Ray Borg: $2,500

Diego Rivas: $2,500

Noad Lahat: $2,500

Mickey Gall: $2,500

Mike Jackson: $2,500

Alex White: $2,500

Artem Lobov: $2,500

Another pair of fighters weren't initially mentioned by MMAJunkie post: Misha Cirkunov and Alex Nicholson. But according to their tier (2 fights in UFC by Cirkunov and 1 by Nicholson) their Reebok payout should be $2500.