"maintenance bond is a desire Fighters"
The discussion on wages paid by UFC walked heated in recent weeks, with several fighters, both active and retired, complaining that their salaries were very low in most of the MMA world organization. Dana White threatened to end the bonuses distributed in events to improve wages, but their athletes were asked the additional retained.
On Tuesday, at a press conference by telephone, the UFC president said that the bonuses will not be cut. White three types of bonus paid per event. They are: best knockout of the night, best submission and best fight, awarding general four athletes per card.
"In the last press conference, I had told the fighters that would not end with the fight of the night bonus. After I said that, I had a lot of returning fighters. They want the bonuses and want to be kept as they are. So is this. "
Currently the UFC froze the value of the bonds at $ 50,000 for each prize fighter, but the amount one day came to be $ 129,000.