28 minutes is every it took for Floyd Mayweather to bag a huge $275 million when he boxed UFC superstar Conor McGregor in what was defined as "the biggest fight in combat sports history".

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"The Money Fight" lived approximately its billing together Mayweather earned upwards of $200 million, including a guarantee $100 million purse.


Pay-per-view sales were through the roof and the live gate likewise produced an substantial chunk the change.


Two years on indigenous the mega-money las Vegas showdown, we look back at the eye-watering number the struggle generated.


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Mayweather vs. McGregor created a lining 4.3 million pay-per-view buys and much more than $500 million in complete revenue, ranking it the second biggest PPV of all time.


However, globally, the fight ended up law in overfill of 5 million PPV buys adhering to the success in the UK. Skies Box Office brought the bout and it garnered a report 874,000 buys.


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Mayweather make a staggering $275 million because that a single night of work-related after protecting against McGregor in the 10th round.


His paycheck was three times as much as McGregor"s because of his shrewd company ways together promoter and as the "A" side, which way he it s okay a piece of every revenue pie; indigenous PPV come gate.


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The irish star was guarantee to do $30 million, but he ultimately received $85 million after gaining a cut of the PPV.


That pales in comparison to his UFC payouts. The earned a discover $3 million because that his rematch versus Nate Diaz.


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Mayweather vs. McGregor attracted a mammoth live gate. 13,094 world crammed right into the T-Mobile Arena because that a $55 million live gate.

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The average sale price because that a ticket was $4,232 and tickets to be priced at up to $10,000 v ringside seat going top top resale sites for together high together $24,000.


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