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Defiant Dana White defends UFC fighter pay: 'In this sport, you eat what you kill'

Do UFC fighters get paid enough? That depends on who you ask. I don't think I've ever met anyone who was 100-percent satisfied with how much they were getting paid, regardless of career choice, but the glaring disparity in salaries between the top fighters in mixed martial arts (MMA) and the bottom fighters? Well... let's just say it forced some folks to pack their bags and move on.
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