Tatsuro Taira is a professional MMA fighter from Japan who is presently active and has a contract with the UFC. He has been competing in MMA since 2018. Prior to joining the UFC, he competed in top promotions such as Shooto and Vale Tudo Japan. He made his UFC debut in 2022. Tatsuro Taira’s wages, contract arrangement, and promotional incentive data have been revealed.
|Opponents||Purses||PPV Card||Total Payouts||Year|
|Carlos Candelario||$12k||UFC on ESPN 36||$24k||2022|
|C.J. Vergara||$16k||UFC Fight Night 212||$32k||2022|
|Jesus Santos Aguilar||$22k||UFC Fight Night 218||$44k||2023|
|Edgar Cháirez||$26k||UFC 290||–||2023|
He earned a guaranteed purse of $12k for his maiden bout and raised his earnings to $28k after overwhelming opponent Carlos Candelario in his first UFC battle. He made two appearances in 2022, the second of which he defeated C.J. Vergara and earned a guaranteed $36k purse ($16k show money, $16k win bonus, and $4k sponsorship).
He got $44k guaranteed in 2023 for defeating Aguilar at UFC Fight Night 218. His career-high purse will be recorded at UFC 290, where he will receive a guaranteed $26k and a total payment package of ($57k) based on sponsorship and a win bonus. More information on Tatsuro Taira’s career earnings will be added later.