Emelianenko fights Barnett

JOSE RODRIGUEZ AND TIM BAINES

, Last Updated: 11:15 AM ET

Russian Fedor Emelianenko has comfirmed he will take on Josh Barnett at the next Affliction show in early August. Emelianenko is coming off a KO win over Andrei Arlovski, while Barnett was a Pride staple and is a former UFC champ.

UFC 98 payouts

With UFC 98 in the books and karate ace Lyoto Machida crowned the new lightheavyweight champ, here are the payouts (some of these include win bonuses):

- Machida made $140,000 defeating Rashad Evans, who made $200,000.

- Matt Hughes took home $200,000 for beating Matt Serra ($75,000).

- Drew McFedries earned $34,000 for beating Xavier Foupa-Pokam ($6,000).

- Veteran Chael Sonnen earned $50,000 for his win over Dan Miller ($15,000).

- Frankie Edgar earned $40,000 for beating Sean Sherk ($40,000).

- Brock Larson took home $42,000 for his win over Mike Pyle ($15,000).

- Edmonton kindergarten teacher Tim Hague won $10,000 for beating Pat Barry ($7,000).

- Kyle Bradley won $8,000 for his win over Phillipe Nover ($10,000).

- Winnipeg's Krzysztof Soszynski earned $16,000 for beating Andre Gusmao ($5,000).

- Yoshiyuki Yoshida won $16,000 for beating Brandon Wolff ($3,000).

- George Roop earned $16,000 for his win over David Kaplan ($8,000).

Rampage, Evans coach

Coaches for The Ultimate Fighter 10 are expected to be Quinton "'Rampage" Jackson and Rashad Evans.

Wrestling wrap

Shane Douglas, Raven and Lisa Marie (ultra-hot former WWE star Victoria) debuted on TNA Impact this week ... Sting is the new leader of the Main Event Mafia after pinning Kurt Angle at the TNA Sacrifice pay-per-view ... The fake Stan Kroenke (Denver Nuggets owner) on RAW was NWA ring announcer Troy Stone ... Lance Storm takes on Chris Hero when ROH stops in Toronto on July 25 ... The Sept. 13 WWE PPV in Montreal will no longer be called Unforgiven. It's now Breaking Point.


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