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What’s Conor McGregor’s net worth

 

Conor Anthony McGregor is an Irish fighter and a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and boxer. He has competed in the featherweight, lightweight, welterweight, and middleweight divisions. UFC Lightweight Champion, and former UFC Featherweight Champion.

As of January 25, 2021, he ranked 6th in the UFC Lightweight Rankings, and as of March 23, 2021, he was ranked 15th in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings.

Conor McGregor Net Worth

Conor McGregor net worth is $200 million, which includes approximately $100 million in payday earned from his August 2017 fight against Floyd Mayweather jr., $ 0 million from his October 2018 fight against Khabib, and an estimated $200 million from Sell his brand the right whiskey. Number twelve for April 2021.

He made $235 million from his career earnings from the fight. He earned $47 million in 2019, including salaries, portfolios, and endorsements from his various brands.

UFC fighter, Conor McGregor, is well known for his skills in the octagon. But he’s also been making a name for himself in the drinks’ industry, launching his own Irish whiskey.

Conor McGregor Whiskey or McGregor’s drink industry ventures include being one of the owners of Nobu Bottles – a line of Irish whiskey – and serving as the Good Sport representative for ICONIC water which has been endorsed by Serena Williams.

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Furthermore, Conor is involved in major investments in other liquor brands, like Proper No Twelve Irish whiskey-which also happens to be his favorite whiskey brand.

Conor McGregor private endorsement deals total $7 million, with several global brands, among them, Beats by Dre, Monster Energy, Reebok, Bud Light, Burger King, and other Sponsorship Deal.

  • On July 11, 2015, Conor earned $5 million when he defeated Chad Mendes at UFC 189.
  • On December 11th, 2015, Conor earned a reported $12 million, defeating Jose Aldo in 13 seconds.
  • On March 5, 2016, Conor reportedly earned perhaps as much as $15 million when he fought Nate Diaz at UFC 196.
  • At UFC 202, he earned $25 million when he fought Nate Diaz again.
  • In November 2016, He earned around $7 million fighting Eddie Alvarez.
  • He earned an estimated $50 million fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov in October 2018.
  • On January 18, 2020, Conor defeated Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in his much-anticipated return to the UFC. Conor was guaranteed $5 million for the fight. Cerrone was guaranteed $2 million to show up.
  • On January 23, 2021, Conor lost to Dustin Poirier, he was guaranteed $5 million.

Floyd Mayweather Fights

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On August 26, 2017, he faced undefeated champ, Floyd Mayweather jr., in the boxing ring. It earned 4.3 million purchases, making it one of the most profitable PPV events ever.

Conor earned an estimated $100 million in guarantees, merchandise royalties, perks, and bonuses. Calculated with taxes, his $100 million gross profit left him with a net worth of $85 million after the Battle of Floyd which is a huge payout for the Irish fighter.

On September 20, 2018, Conor signed an 8th fight deal with the UFC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but it is likely to be worth at least $200 million at the very low end.

All this made the net worth of Conor McGregor over $200 million in 2021. Which made him the highest-paid UFC Fighter.

Early life

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Conor McGregor was born on 14 July 1988 in Cromlin, Dublin, to Tony and Margaret McGregor, and has two sisters, Erin and Aoife.

He began training at the age of 12 at the Crumlin Boxing Club under coach Phil Sutcliffe. During this period he developed his soccer skills and played for a local club.

Dublin When he was 18 years old, his family moved to Lucan, where he attended an Irish-speaking school. There he met future UFC fighter Tom Egan and trained together in mixed martial arts (MMA).

Career

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Conor McGregor began his career as a mixed martial arts expert in 2008. He began aspiring to become the UFC Champion in the near future, when he was named Cage of Truth 2 after defeating Gary Morris, and was inspired by his 2009 experience in UFC 93.

He trained under the great Irish jiu-jitsu, John Kavanagh. In addition to boxing, he trained himself in many other martial arts such as kickboxing, karate, and taekwondo before competing in MMA.

Ultimate Fighting Championship Career 

In 2013, Conor Mcgregor signed his contract with the UFC and made his professional boxing debut against Marcus Brimage, which won him his first “Knockout of the Night” honor. But after his match against Max Holloway in August 2013, he ended up with multiple injuries which resulted in him being disqualified from the ring for nearly 10 months.

He returned to action in 2014 in a match against Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46, and he won that match, rewarding him for his outstanding performance with the Performance of the Night title award.

In 2016, Conor was defeated by Manny Pacquiao in a boxing match via an eight-division world champion’s third-round technical knockout.

This was followed by an announcement that he had quit as UFC champion to pursue other interests.

Conor then won in UFC 178 bout against Dustin Poirier in September 2014 during the first round by knockout.

Interestingly, Conor Mcgregor was the first man to knockout Dennis Siver, and as a result of that match, Conor won the Performance of the Night award again.

In July 2015, Conor defeated Ultimate Fight Championship leader Chad Mendes in a UFC 189 match to win the then-featherweight championship.

Record numbers

Conor had an impressive streak of thirteen victories in 2011, and he became the first Irish athlete to hold three titles at once in 2012.

On October 15, 2018, Conor Mcgregor lost the World Lightweight Championship to Russian Habib Nur Mammadov, after the latter forced him to surrender at the end of a fiery match.

That would be the fourth loss for McGregor, who could face the International Wrestling Federation penalties after they clashed at the end of the match, and Conor attacked Mamedov’s fans.

Personal Life :

A. McGregor has been in a relationship with Dee Devlin for over two years. He proposed to her in August 2020 after he was released from prison.

One of McGregor personal tattoo is one that got a rose on his right arm, which reads “I love you”. He also mentioned that His favorite movie is Rocky IV. and He likes to listen to music like Eminem,


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