Daniel Cormier Brought Home a Huge Payday From UFC 226

Daniel Cormier won the UFC light heavyweight title on Saturday. He also picked up a pretty solid paycheck for his performance.

MMA Junkie released a breakdown of UFC salaries for UFC 226. This included the payouts for the former Cowboy.

Cormier made a ‘Flat disclosed payday” of $500,000, meaning he made $500,000 simply for fighting in the fight. He also picked up a $50,000 performance of the night bonus for