Conor McGregor is nonetheless the prizefighting king of MMA.
“The Notorious” stands amongst some of the world’s most well-known names on the 2020 version of Forbes’ best-paid out famous people list, coming in at No. 53. McGregor’s placement places him just ahead of basketball stars James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jennifer Lopez, and heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua. Notable names appropriate above McGregor consist of “Judge Judy” Sheindlin, Drake, and Kim Kardashian West.
This ranking coincides with McGregor’s No. 16 placement on Forbes’ greatest-paid out athletes listing that was released in May well.
McGregor, 32, has only competed when this yr, defeating Donald Cerrone by 48-second TKO at UFC 246 in January. In accordance to his Forbes profile, he gained a whole payout of more than $30 million for that overall look and his 2020 earnings incorporate up to $48 million. Also provided in McGregor’s benefit is his sponsorship deal with Reebok, approximated to be worthy of all-around $5 million a yr.
Following studies of his Forbes ranking, McGregor took to Twitter to declare that he would have topped on the list were his revenue from his Good No. Twelve whiskey company disclosed.
It is not identified if McGregor will any additional battle purses to his earnings in the close to potential as he just lately introduced a retirement in June.