Rashad Evans Tops Official UFC 108 Payroll

Former light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans earned an event-high $375,000 to top the official fighter payroll for the injury-ravaged UFC 108 card. The total payroll for the event came to just $843,000, making UFC 108 one of the cheapest pay per view cards in recent memory.

Evans Outwrestles Silva, Daley Floors Hazelett at UFC 108

The UFC’s “cursed card” delivered a night of big knockouts and exciting fights. Rashad Evans employed an effective strategy involving almost nothing but takedowns to score a unanimous decision victory over Thiago Silva in the main event of the evening.

UFC 108 Preview And Predictions

UFC 108 will go down Saturday, January 2nd in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first UFC of the new year sees the roster in disarray, with many of its top draws out for a number of reasons. But Heavy.com will have full coverage of the event, starting with our preview and predictions.

UFC 108 Main Event: Evans Vs Silva

After all of the crises hitting the UFC in recent weeks, Dana White seems to be struggling to pu cards together for the rest of the year. For the first show of 2010, the card was originally set to be topped of by Vitor Belfort vs. Anderson Silva. Belfort’

Thiago Alves Injured, Out of UFC 107

A torn posterior cruciate ligament has forced UFC welterweight Thiago Alves to pull out of his UFC 107 bout with fellow contender Jon Fitch. That’s the word from Ariel Helwani of MMA Fanhouse, who posted the story this morning.