McGregor top sports earner

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Irish MMA fighterConor McGregor has taken out the top spot in the Forbes top-10 athlete rich list after earning an estimated $US180 million ($232 million) over the past 12 months.

McGregor fought just one time in 2020, at UFC 257. He earned $22 million in a fight where he lost by knockout to Dustin Poirier.

Sport's highest earners:
  • 1.Conor McGregor (IRE) MMA — $180 million
  • 2.Lionel Messi (ARG) Football — $130 million
  • 3.Cristiano Ronaldo (POR) Football — $120 million
  • 4.Dak Prescott (USA) American Football — $107.5 million
  • 5.Lebron James (USA) Basketball — $96.5 million
  • 6.Neymar (BRA) Football — $95 million
  • 7.Roger Federer (SUI) Tennis — $90 million
  • 8.Lewis Hamilton (GBR) Formula 1 — $82 million
  • 9.Tom Brady (USA) American Football — $76 million
  • 10.Kevin Durant (USA) Basketball — $75 million
All figures in $US.

Source: Forbes
 

BMR_Brad

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I guess most of that came from selling the Proper 12 whisky brand.
 

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Hard to believe that McGregor Mayweather fight was getting close to 4 years ago

Wow time flies
 
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