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Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren salaries released – MMA Root



Jake Paul and Ben Askren are both aiming for big paychecks this weekend.

The two will face off in a boxing match due on Saturday at the Triller Fight Club event in Atlanta, and their base salaries for the highly publicized match were announced by MMA Fighting on Friday. Paul has to earn $ 690,000 and Askren’s salary starts at $ 500,000.

It is not yet known what percentage of the pay-per-view profits each fighter will receive and what other bonuses they are entitled to.

Super lightweight Regis Prograis tops the disclosed salary list at $ 850,000, while challenger Ivan Redkach will receive $ 250,000 for a co-main event.

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir will earn $ 350,000 in his professional boxing debut against Steve Cunningham.

See the full list of disclosed salaries below for Saturday’s Triller Fight Club event:

Ben Askren $ 500,000
Jake Paul – $ 690,000

Ivan Redkach $ 250,000
Regis Prograis – $ 850,000

Frank Mir $ 350,000
Steve Cunningham – $ 150,000

Andres “Reikon” Londono $ 80,000
Joe Fournier – $ 220,000

Jason Minda – $ 8,000
Young Yunan – $ 25,000

William Jackson – $ 8,000
Quinton Randall – $ 15,000

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