Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos purse, salaries: How much money will they make at UFC 275?

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Will Taila Santos be able to solve the puzzle that is Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 275 on June 11? Shevchenko defends her UFC flyweight title against Santos from inside Singapore Indoor Stadium.

Shevchenko, an eight-time World Championships gold medalist, made her pro debut in 2003. "Bullet" made her UFC debut in 2015. She is 11-2 with the promotion. The only losses of Shevchenko's career came against Amanda Nunes. Shevchenko beat Joanna Jedrzejczyk in 2018 to win the UFC flyweight title and has defended it six times. Her last fight was a TKO win against Lauren Murphy in September. 

Santos made her pro debut in 2013 and joined the UFC in 2018. A Dana White's Contender Series alum, Santos had her 15-fight unbeaten streak snapped in 2019 against Mara Romero Borella. She has since won four in a row, her last fight a submission win in November against Joanne Wood. 

Outside of winning a title, Shevchenko and Santos are looking to earn a big paycheck with their fight. Here's how much the two fighters are set to earn at UFC 275, along with their purse history.

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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Taila Santos fight purse, prize money

The official UFC 275 purse has not yet been revealed, but previous payouts for Shevchenko and Santos could help provide some insight as to how much they will earn.

Per Sports Interaction, when Shevchenko beat Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC flyweight title in 2018, she reportedly earned $130,000. In her next fight in 2019 against Jessica Eye, Shevchenko made $300,000. In her last fight against Lauren Murphy, "Bullet" made $392,000. Some of the salaries provided include Fight Night bonuses.

As for Santos, The Sports Daily has her career earnings at around $207,500 after UFC 270. Per Media Referee, at UFC 266 against Roxanne Modafferi, Santos went home with $44,500. Via The Sports Daily, in her last fight in November against Joanne Wood, Santos earned about $98,500.

What is Valentina Shevchenko’s net worth?

Per First Sportz, Shevchenko has a net worth of about $5 million. She has made more than $1,991,000 in her UFC career, per The Sports Daily, while the rest of her worth has come via endorsements.

Comparing Shevchenko to another dominant champion in the UFC, Amanda Nunes' net worth is around $4 million, per Celebrity Net Worth. Joanna Jedrzejczyk's net worth is around $4 million as well, per Celebrity Net Worth.

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What is Taila Santos’ net worth?

Santos' net worth has ranged from $100,000 (per Players Wiki) to $250,000 (per Media Referee).

When is UFC 275: Glover Teixeira vs. Jiri Prochazka?

  • Date: Saturday, June 11
  • FIGHT PASS Prelims: 6:30 p.m. ET
  • Prelims: 8 p.m. ET 
  • Main card: 10 p.m. ET
  • Main event: 12:15 a.m. ET (approximately)

UFC 275 takes place on June 11. The FIGHT PASS prelims take place at 6:30 p.m. ET, while the prelims begin at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN+. The main card begins on ESPN+ PPV at 10 p.m. ET, and the main event should begin around 12:15 a.m. ET, depending on how long the undercard fights last. 

How to watch UFC 275: Glover Teixeira vs. Jiri Prochazka

  • TV channels: ESPN+, ESPN Deportes
  • Live stream: ESPN+

The main card for UFC 275 is available in the U.S. and Mexico on the ESPN+ subscription streaming service for a pay-per-view cost.

MORE: Sign up to watch the UFC 275 PPV, exclusively on ESPN+

Earlier fights are viewable live on ESPN+, the WatchESPN app and, for the early prelims, on UFC Fight Pass.

In Canada, the main card pay-per-view is available on Bell, Rogers, Shaw, SaskTel, Videotron, Telus, Eastlink and UFC PPV on UFC Fight Pass.

In the United Kingdom, the main card will be available on BT Sport 1, with the prelims available on UFC Fight Pass. 

In Australia, the main card will be on Main Event, Kayo Sports and UFC PPV on UFC Fight Pass.

Glover Teixeira vs. Jiri Prochazka price: How much does UFC 275 cost?

  • $74.99 (current ESPN+ subscribers)
  • $99.98 (new subscribers)

In the U.S., the UFC 275 main card is available via pay-per-view on ESPN+, which also requires a subscription. The PPV price for UFC 275 is $74.99 for current subscribers. New subscribers can pay a bundle price of $99.98 for the UFC 275 pay-per-view and an ESPN+ annual subscription, which offers savings of more than 30 percent.

Product Prices
ESPN+ Monthly Subscription $6.99/month
ESPN+ Annual Subscription $69.99/year
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu Ad-Supported $13.99/month
The Disney Bundle w/Hulu No-Ads $19.99/month
UFC PPV Standalone $74.99 each
UFC PPV Package (UFC PPV & ESPN+ Annual) $99.98, then $69.99/year
UFC PPV & The Disney Bundle

$88.98, then $13.99/month

Click here to learn about the different pricing and bundling options with the ESPN+ platform.

UFC 275 fight card

Main card

  • Glover Teixeira (c) vs. Jiri Prochazka for the UFC light heavyweight title
  • Valentina Shevchenko (c) vs. Taila Santos for the UFC flyweight title
  • Zhang Weili vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk 2; Strawweights
  • Andre Fialho vs. Jake Matthews; Welterweights
  • Jack Della Maddalena vs. Ramazan Emeev; Welterweights 

Prelims

  • Brendan Allen vs. Jacob Malkoun; Middleweights 
  • Choi Seung-Woo vs. Joshua Culibao; Featherweights 
  • Maheshate vs. Steve Garcia; Featherweights

FIGHT PASS prelims 

  • Kang Kyung-ho vs. Danaa Batgerel; Bantamweights
  • Liang Na vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez; Strawweights 
  • Ramona Pascual vs. Joselyne Edwards; Bantamweights

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Daniel Yanofsky is a combat sports editor at The Sporting News.