The 18 best selling pay-per-views of all-time have been revealed. Boxing and UFC unsurprisingly dominate the list.
Conor McGregor staggeringly has 9 entries, he has generated a crazy amount of buys for Dana White down the years, but boxing takes top spot with the long overdue Mayweather vs Pacquiao bout bringing in a huge 4.6 million buys.
Mayweather’s crossover bout with Conor McGregor pulled in 4.3 million buys and places second.
In third, is the highest buys for a UFC event with the infamous Khabib vs McGregor match-up.
You can see the rest of the list below:
Here are the top 18 best selling PPVs across all combat sports, of all time. Conor has headlined 9 out these 18 events. ABSOLUTELY INSANE.
Conor McGregor – 9
Floyd Mayweather – 5
Canelo Alvarez – 3
— Atulya Aman (@atulyaaman) June 4, 2023
Fans responded to the post:
One said, ‘All I take from this is that no one will touch Mayweather’s total PPV buy tally.’
Another added, ‘This shows how great Floyd Mayweather was. 4 out of the top 5. No one would ever touch his numbers.’
A third commented, ‘So what you’re saying is Conor fought 4 more fights than Floyd Mayweather just to get 2 million more buys than him?’
Any fighters you think will crack this list in future? Let us know in the comments.