FIGHT NIGHT: Top 10 Highest Paid UFC Fighters of 2013!
10. Cain Velasquez $400,000
This heavyweight was last in the ring for UFC 160. He went up against Antonio Silva and won by TKO in the first round. With a 12-1 record(10 by TKO or KO) what else did you expect?
9. Mark Hunt $420,000
Mark Hunt has fought twice this year in the heavyweight devision. Along the way he’s raked up quite a tidy payday, and shattered Stefan Struve’s jaw.
8. Frankie Edgar $460,000
This high school wrestler has gone to have an impressive 16-4 record in the UFC. After his win over Charles Oliveira at UFC 162 we’re sure they were fist pumping in Jersey.
5. Alistair Overeem $571,428
Despite being knocked out in both his fights this year,Dana White assured fans this Strikeforce champ will fight again the the UFC.
4. Anderson Silva $600,000
Silva’s 16 fight win streak ended at the hands of Chris Weidman, in what has been the most unusual fight of the year.
3. Vitor Belfort $650,000
After winning two main event fights this year, Vitor lands at number 3 on our list.
2. Michael Bisping $700,00
After loosing to Vitor Belfort, Michael is again on a win streak after defeating Alan Belcher in April.
1. Rashad Evans $785,000
Since winning The Ultimate Fighter 2 has dominated in the octagon and become a frequent commentator on ESPN and UFC Tonight.
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