Yahoo ist Teil von Verizon Media. Well a little over two days after the blockbuster card, and the post-fight fracas instigated by Nurmagomedov when he went after Dillon Danis, White is thrilled with the early PPV returns so far, even if the 3 million mark apparently wasn’t achieved. Even [Mike] Tyson vs. [Evander] Holyfield was at like 1.995 [million].
Sie können Ihre Einstellungen jederzeit ändern. UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor has shattered all previous UFC pay-per-view records. His remarkably lofty pre-fight projections aside, if White’s most recent statement is true, then this will be the first UFC PPV that has ever eclipsed the two-million buy mark. Per a report from the Wrestling Observer’s Dave Meltzer, the ESPN+ era had its first smash success on January 18th, as Conor McGregor’s return to the Octagon at UFC 246 sold the “equivalent” to 2 million PPV buys. Dies geschieht in Ihren Datenschutzeinstellungen.
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