Global News

Conor McGregor Named World’s Richest Athlete

Conor McGregor Named World’s Richest Athlete (Updated: 1 year ago)


The majority of his revenue comes from ventures which include an array of endorsement deals.

Irish professional mixed martial artist, professional boxer and businessman, Conor McGregor has been ranked as Forbes’ highest-paid athlete, overtaking the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lewis Hamilton to claim the number one spot.

The majority of his revenue comes from ventures which include an array of endorsement deals.

According to Forbes, Conor McGregor made a total of $180 million over the last 12 months. Most of the money came from his recent sale of his majority stake in whiskey brand Proper No. Twelve to Proximo Spirits for $150 million

The UFC star also made money from product endorsements after adding DraftKings, the video game Dystopia: Contest of Heroes and the lifestyle brand Roots of Fight to his portfolio that has included campaigns with Burger King in the past, and a lucrative deal to wear Monster Energy’s logo on his fight shorts.

See List Below;

1. Conor McGregor – $180 million

2. Lionel Messi – $130 million

3. Cristiano Ronaldo – $120 million

4. Dak Prescott – $107.5 million

5. LeBron James – $96.5 million

6. Neymar – $95 million

7. Roger Federer – $90 million

8. Lewis Hamilton – $82 million

9. Tom Brady – $76 million

10. Kevin Durant – $75 million

Add a coment

Recent Posts

Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj
Bisa Kdei
Bisa Kdei
Mascara Vibez
Mascara Vibez
Rayvanny
Rayvanny
Mr P
Mr P
Solidstar
Solidstar
Kizz Daniel
Kizz Daniel
Tope Alabi
Tope Alabi
Demmie Vee
Demmie Vee
Yemi Alade
Yemi Alade
Trod
Trod
Dj 9ke
Dj 9ke
Davido
Davido
S Gee
S Gee
Naira Marley
Naira Marley
Blaq Jerzee
Blaq Jerzee
H.E.R
H.E.R
Runtown
Runtown
Chidinma
Chidinma
BlackMagic
BlackMagic
DJ Lambo
DJ Lambo
Duncan Mighty
Duncan Mighty
Ladipoe
Ladipoe
Emo Grae
Emo Grae
MasterKraft
MasterKraft
Sola Allyson
Sola Allyson
Baddy Oosha
Baddy Oosha
Deshinor
Deshinor
Omawumi
Omawumi
Otile Brown
Otile Brown
JamoPyper
JamoPyper
Waconzy
Waconzy
Harmonize
Harmonize
King Perry
King Perry
Killertunes
Killertunes
Skales
Skales
Busiswa
Busiswa
Wizkid
Wizkid
Wande Coal
Wande Coal
D’Banj
D’Banj
NAIJAKIT.COM