Conor McGregor Has Been Ranked As Forbes Highest Paid Athlete

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UFC Star, Conor McGregor has been ranked as the Highest paid athlete by Forbes.

According to Forbes, the Irish UFC star 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 star is now the third athlete in history to have made more than $70 million outside of their sport, joining Roger Federer and Tiger Woods.

Majority of his revenue comes from endorcement deals.

Below is a list of Forbes 10 richest athletes;

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

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