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Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor will earn three million dollars for the return to the octagon to face American Donald Serrone. It is reported by MMA Fighting, citing that the Athletic Commission of Nevada.
The new figure is called excluding bonuses, clarifies the issue. This fee will be for MacGregor to the highest in his career, as after receiving benefits from sales of the broadcast of the match the final salary of the athlete will increase dramatically. While the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) did not make public the amount of all payments to the fighter.
In addition, named fee serron for an exit in the octagon. American will earn 200 thousand dollars for the fight and the same amount will receive in case of victory.
Earlier it was reported that McGregor will earn about five million dollars, two million more than in the duel with the Russian Habib Nurmagomedov. For serron called the total sum of two million dollars.
McGregor and serron will meet at UFC 246 in Las Vegas on January 19 (Moscow time). For the Irish fight will be the first in 2018, when he lost Nurmagomedov. According to the head of the UFC Dana’s p. E. white, McGregor will get a chance for a rematch with the Russians in case of victory over the Serrone.
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