Dustin Poirier’s knockout of Conor McGregor at the UFC 257 Main Event made the event one of the best-selling pay-per-views in the promotion.
According to John Ourand of The Sports Journal UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor 2 The number of pay-per-view purchases has exceeded 1.6 million. This is in line with the excitement for the number of UFC Presidents Dana White.
“Good night. Really good night. White said at a UFC 257 post-match press conference.
“Saturday’s UFC PPV aims to be one of ESPN +’s best-selling pay-per-view events since it began airing on UFC nearly two years ago. ESPN + is at UFC 257, according to sources. We recorded about 1.2 million PPV purchases, which was starring Conor McGregor’s second knockout by Dustin Poirier, “Ourand reported.
“UFC has added another 400,000 purchases internationally, making a total of 1.6 million purchases, making the UFC one of the best-selling UFC PPVs in history. Post-match presser, Dana White has asserted that the city could be “the two best ever.” “
If that number is maintained, UFC 257 will be third on the list of the best-selling UFC pay-per-views in history with UFC 100: Lesnar vs. Meal 2.
According to the Sports Bible, with UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 1.65 million purchases and UFC 229: Habib vs. McGregor 2.4 million purchases, these two events are still winning.
It will connect McGregor to at least the top three UFC pay-per-views to date. He also holds three spots: In short, McGregor has participated in six of the UFC’s last seven pay-per-view events.
And it doesn’t even include his boxing match on the other side of Floyd Mayweather, who reportedly generated at least 4.3 million purchases.
ESPN has addressed a number of ESPN + subscriber issue complaints that have struggled to get the UFC 257 stream working. It’s unclear how much the numbers were affected, or if some numbers could go down if a refund was made.
Summary and Highlights of UFC 257: Dustin Poirier KOs Conor McGregor
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Dustin Poirier’s Conor McGregor KO is one of the best-selling UFC PPVs in history.
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