Khabib Nurmagomedov reportedly earned the largest struggle purse of his profession after beating Justin Gaethje at UFC 254.
The Eagle received by triangle choke within the second spherical of the hotly anticipated UFC light-weight title conflict at Struggle Island.
Within the fast aftermath of the struggle, Khabib retired with an ideal 29-Zero document citing his father’s loss of life and a promise made to his mom as causes for bowing out.
It was additionally his 13th win within the UFC as he beat all challengers and the Gaethje win was additionally probably the most cash he’d been paid.
RT declare that he’ll pocket £4.6million from the struggle plus £70,000 for a efficiency of the night time bonus.
Gaethje reportedly took residence round £300,000 for his efforts on Struggle Island.
The report goes on to say the sum Khabib acquired was considerably greater than the £1.5million he obtained for beating Conor McGregor at UFC 229, whereas the Irish fighter obtained £2.3million.
It is usually mentioned to be greater than he obtained for beating Dustin Poirier final 12 months.
The general cash that the Russian fighter will obtain might be considerably greater resulting from pay-per-view buys, that are but to be introduced.