Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and former lightweight title-holder Josh Thomson each earned $50,000 for their wins to top the official fighter salaries for Saturday’s “Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons 2″ event.
The Showtime-televised card drew an official attendance of 7,559 to the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California for a live gate of just over $528,000.
The official “Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Noons 2″ salaries were:
- Nick Diaz: $50,000 def. KJ Noons: $10,000
- Josh Thomson: $50,000 def. Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante, $40,000
- Marloes Coenen: $3,000 (incl. $1,000 win bonus) def. Sarah Kaufman: $20,000
- Tyrone Woodley: $15,000 ($7,500 win bonus) def. Andre Galvao: $10,000
Pictured: Josh Thomson