UFC fighter Conor McGregor has transcended his sport to make much more money today through endorsements and as an entrepreneur. Photo: @thenotoriousmma/Instagram UFC fighter Conor McGregor has transcended his sport to make much more money today through endorsements and as an entrepreneur. Photo: @thenotoriousmma/Instagram
UFC fighter Conor McGregor has transcended his sport to make much more money today through endorsements and as an entrepreneur. Photo: @thenotoriousmma/Instagram
Conor McGregor

How UFC fighter Conor McGregor became the highest-paid athlete in the world – he earned US$180 million in the past year alone, more than even Tiger Woods or Cristiano Ronaldo

  • The world’s highest-paid athlete sold his stake in Proper No. Twelve whiskey to Proximo Spirits, and earned from tie-ups with DraftKings and Monster Energy
  • McGregor was knocked out by Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 on Abu Dhabi’s Fight Island, but is gearing for a lucrative rematch on July 10

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