And Still, Highest Paid MMA Fighter : Conor McGregor

Forbes released its annual list of highest-paid athletes; the Notorious Conor McGregor came in at 16th place, valued at 48 million dollars. The only other combat sports athlete in front of McGregor is heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury, coming in at 11th with 57 million. McGregor ‘s last fight payday, which was in the millions, was on January 18, 2020 at UFC 246, where he finished his opponent, Donald Cowboy Cerrone, in under a minute.