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How much did McGregor make from PPV?

Reports indicate that McGregor is guaranteed $3 million just for showing up and will also receive 60% of the pay-per-view share. Poirier is guaranteed $1 million for entering the cage and will receive 40% of the PPV share.Jul 10, 2021

Are Dana White and Joe Rogan the same person?

Yes, Joe Rogan and Dana White are very good friends. They have worked together in the UFC since 2001, for over 20 years, with White being Rogan’s boss. Rogan started as a post-fight interviewer in 1997, and White got on board in 2001 when UFC was bought by Zuffa, a sports promotion company.

Did Dana White create the UFC?

In January 2001, Lorenzo and his older brother Frank acquired the UFC for $2 million, which subsequently became a subsidiary of Zuffa. White was installed as the company’s president. White said that when he and the Fertittas acquired the UFC, all they received was the brand name “UFC” and an old octagon.