Conor McGregor is one of the biggest UFC fighters and he likes to prove it again and again. Recently he shared a receipt on Twitter that is revealing the massive PPV buy rate of UFC 257.
Conor McGregor took to his official Twitter handle to share an image of a receipt that is headlined as “PPV Buy Summary for Conor McGregor.” This receipt shows the buy rate of UFC 257 that took place on January 23 in Abu Dhabi.
This PPV event was headlined by Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier II where Poirier defeated Mcgregor in the second round via TKO.
The image shared by McGregor reveals that the UFC 257 event has projected buys of 1,500,238 but it managed to get 1,504,737 reported buys, 4449 more than the projected number. However, McGregor cropped the image and didn’t reveal his payment details.
Conor McGregor topped the list of the highest-paid athletes earlier this year. He is also the top-grossing performer of UFC as all the five top-selling PPV events of UFC involved Conor McGregor.
McGregor is currently out of action as he is still recovering from the broken leg that he suffered during his third bout against Dustin Poirier. However, it is speculated that Conor McGregor will return inside the octagon in early 2022.