UFC event this Saturday, August 12, 2023, returns to Las Vegas at the APEX venue. The main attraction will be the clash between Rafael dos Anjos, who’s coming off a victory, and Vicente Luque, aiming to bounce back from consecutive losses. So this is a match crucial for Luque. As they gear up for their Vegas showdown, fans are eagerly awaiting news about their earnings for this matchup.
Vicente Luque vs Rafael Dos Anjos Payout and Salary
In the Welterweight division, Rafael dos Anjos (32-14 MMA, 21-12 UFC), boasting a recent record of 3 wins and 2 losses, is set to go head-to-head against Vicente Luque (3-2 in the last five bouts). Luque holds the No. 11 spot in the welterweight rankings, whereas dos Anjos sits at No. 8 in the lightweight division rankings.
The odds slightly favor Rafael dos Anjos at -120, with Vicente Luque at -105. With the stage ready for an intriguing showdown between these skilled fighters, let’s dive into the purse details for this match.
According to sportspayouts, the upcoming weekend promises a guaranteed payout of $321,000 for the welterweight contender. This time, the spotlight is on Rafael Dos Anjos as he prepares to face welterweight contender Vicente Luque.
The Brazilian fighter, in the same category, is looking at a substantial payday of $216,000, positioning him among the top earners in the UFC event. Keep in mind that these figures don’t account for the potential fight of the night and other bonuses, which could significantly boost their earnings beyond these initial numbers.
Luque vs dos Anjos – Full fight card
- Welterweight: Vicente Luque vs. Rafael dos Anjos
- Light Heavyweight: Khalil Rountree Jr. vs. Chris Daukaus
- Women’s Strawweight: Polyana Viana vs. Iasmin Lucindo
- Heavyweight: Josh Parisian vs. Martin Buday
- Middleweight: Josh Fremd vs. Jamie Pickett
- Women’s Flyweight: Juliana Miller vs. Luana Santos
- Middleweight: A.J. Dobson vs. Tafon Nchukwi
- Bantamweight: JP Buys vs. Marcus McGhee
- Featherweight: Francis Marshall vs. Isaac Dulgarian
- Women’s Strawweight: Jaqueline Amorim vs. Montserrat Ruiz
- Featherweight: Cub Swanson vs. Hakeem Dawodu
- Bantamweight: Da’Mon Blackshear vs. Brady Hiestand