"They think I'm toast, Ariel, but I'm still the bread." @TheNotoriousMMA says he made $50 million for the Khabib fight and predicts an $80 million payday for #UFC246 (via @arielhelwani) pic.twitter.com/UjpLhbDBAC— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) January 13, 2020
Former UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor, 31, spoke about the fees for the fight with Donald Cerrone, MMAFIGHTING.com reported.
”I’m confident it’s going to be a nice paycheck,” he said with a smile on “Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show” during a pre-recorded interview. “They think I’m toast, but I’m still the bread.”
The fight is scheduled for January 18.
Conor McGregor'last fight was in October 2018, when he lost to Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov.