The total payroll reached $566,000 for the Showtime event with co-main event fighter ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler coming in as top earner with a $150,000 payday (no win bonus). Coming in second on the payroll was former champ Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal, who earned $95,000 (with $15,000 win bonus).
Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine took place on Jan. 7, 2012 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The main card aired on Showtime while the prelim card aired for the first time on Showtime Extreme.
The full Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine payroll is as follows:
Luke Rockhold: $90,000 (with $25,000 win bonus) def. Keith Jardine: $30,000
Robbie Lawler: $150,000 (no win bonus) def. Adlan Amagov: $10,000
Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal: $95,000 (with $15,000 win bonus) def. Lorenz Larkin: $17,000
Tyron Woodley: $60,000 (with $30,000 win bonus) def. Jordan Mein: $9,000
Tarec Saffiedine: $31,000 (with $15,000 win bonus) def. Tyler Stinson: $4,000
Nah-Shon Burrell: $8,000 (with $4,000 win bonus) def. James Terry: $9,000
Gian Villante: $20,000 (with $10,000 win bonus) def. Trevor Smith: $4,000
Ricky Legere: $10,000 (with $5,000 win bonus) def. Chris Spang: $6,000
Estevan Payan: $8,000 (with $4,000 win bonus) def. Alonzo Martinez: $5,000