Affliction: Banned fighter salaries

On Monday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission released the fighters' salaries for Affliction's debut mixed martial arts event "Banned," which featured the heavyweight bout between Russian Fedor Emelianenko and former Ultimate Fighting Championship star Tim Sylvia.

The July 19th pay-per-view event out of Anaheim garnered 13,988 to the Honda Center as a number of the sport's top heavyweights took the ring. The following figures are based on the fighter salary information that promoters are required to submit to the state athletic commissions.

*Justin Levens and Ray Lizama did not fight. There total pay was negotiated.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.