Conor McGregor vs Tyson Fury: Who Earns More Per Minute?

Tyson Fury secured a 6th-round KO win over Dillian Whyte in front of 94,000 fans in the Wembley arena.

Tyson Fury earned $33.6 million for his WBC title defense against Dillian Whyte.

Here are some crazy stats of Tyson Fury's fight purse: $5.6million per round   $1.9million per minute   $31,100 per second   $442,100 per punch

But is that more than the earning of the biggest star in the MMA world, Conor McGregor?

Conor McGregor fought Dustin Poirier twice in 2021 and the combined duration for both fights is 12.32 minutes.

It must be considered that Fury fought for longer duration in his fight against Dillian Whyte. However, the difference in earning per minute will still be significant.

Tyson Fury is certainly one of the highest paid athletes in the sports of boxing.

However, Conor McGregor was the highest paid athletes in 2021 beating superstars such as Christiano Ronaldo and Canelo Alvarez.

So for many fans it won't be surprising to see McGregor earning more per minute compared to the Gypsy King.