An in-depth post fight synopsis of the first installment of Bellator Fighting Championships’ “Summer Series” 145 pound tournament.
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The California State Athletic Commission has released the disclosed payroll numbers for the WEC 48, Aldo vs. Faber. These numbers do not reflect the $65,000 bonuses that were handed out or any undisclosed pay that fighters may receive from the organization. The full disclosed payroll is below: – Jose Aldo $40,000 ($20,000 win) – Urijah [...]
It was a great night of fights. For the first WEC PPV event I’d say it went quite smoothly. The arena was packed and I don’t think I have ever heard it so loud, especially in the Garcia/Jung bout. The roof almost came off the arena. Waiting on the PPV buy rate, but the attendance [...]
According to Dana White at the post-fight press conference, Aldo vs. Faber (WEC 48) drew 14,144 fans to ARCO Arena, which netted a gate of $1 million. the California State Athletic Commission will verify the numbers later this week, but if they hold true, this even will have set both an attendance record and gate [...]
UFC President Dana White has already promised that the fighters on tonight’s WEC 48 card will be making more money than they’ve made on any other WEC event, and now he’s upped the ante. On his most recent video blog, White is shown talking to the fighters backstage about tonight’s event, and he gave all [...]
The third installment of his daily video blog leading up to the first ever WEC PPV event. Check it out:
Weigh-ins for Saturday’s WEC 48 card took place Friday evening. The first ever PPV card for the WEC has been promoted by the UFC, which has been amping up the hype for the main event. Jose Aldo will try and defend his championship belt against possibly the most dominate featherweight of all time in Urijah [...]
Dana’s second video blog for WEC’s first ever PPV. Check it out: