UFC is huge enterprise today and the largest fights in MMA have captured large audiences with hundreds of thousands watching the highest stars.
The Final Preventing Championship has rocketed to fame even additional with the assistance of a sure Conor ‘The Infamous’ McGregor and he unsurprisingly options closely within the checklist of the highest PPV buys.
McGregor has helped propel the world of elite MMA combating into the mainstream and he transcends the sporting world.
Whereas his in-ring performances might have dipped lately, nobody can doubt his highly effective pulling energy in terms of viewers numbers.
In reality, McGregor holds the highest 5 UFC PPVs of all time…
5. UFC 246 – McGregor vs Cerrone – 1.3m
McGregor defeated Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone in simply 40 seconds on this extremely anticipated welterweight bout.
McGregor capitalised on a excessive kick to Cerrone’s jaw and adopted it up with a mixture of punches that took his rival to the canvas earlier than the referee dominated it in 40 seconds.
4. UFC 202 – Diaz vs McGregor 2 – 1.6m
Nate Diaz and McGregor battled out a bloody contest that went the gap earlier than Conor took the bout by determination.
The 5 rounds noticed each fighters land quite a few blows, combos and knockdowns.
McGregor dominated the primary two rounds and by the tip had knocked down Diaz 3 times earlier than being judged the winner.
The rematch between the 2 captured 1.6m buys that helped affirm UFC as an action-packed sport in 2016.
3. UFC 257 – Poirier vs McGregor 2 – 1.6m
Dustin Poirier took his rematch with McGregor in spherical 2 by TKO in early 2021 on the Etihad Area.
The American star surprised the UFC world, touchdown a mixture of punches earlier than touchdown important strikes to take down McGregor.
The leisure of the primary match-up between the 2 fighters and the response to the rematch helped arrange a vastly intriguing third bout at UFC 264.
2. UFC 264 – Poirier vs McGregor 3 – 1.8m
Talking of, Poirier gained the trilogy conflict at UFC 264 which noticed the second-highest PPV buys within the historical past of the game.
McGregor suffered a sickening damaged leg which ended the battle early
Simply moments after the defeat McGregor was already eager to arrange McGregor vs Poirier 4. In response, Poirier admired what a promoter ‘The Infamous’ is.
1. UFC 229 – Khabib vs McGregor – 2.2m
This was the final word UFC occasion, from the build-up to the battle itself, which noticed a staggering 2.2m PPV buys.
These 2.2m had been rewarded with a spectacular battle through which Khabib shook the UFC by profitable in spherical 4 by submission.
Followers eagerly awaited the largest battle in UFC historical past and the occasions previous to it clearly had an have an effect on on followers each outdated and new.
UFC 229 happened in October 2018, however the feud between Khabib and McGregor began a lot additional again.
Their rivalry exploded once they lastly met contained in the octagon on an evening few will ever neglect.