Conor McGregor

TAYLOR TOPS MOST ADMIRED IRISH SPORTS PERSONALITY

TAYLOR TOPS MOST ADMIRED IRISH SPORTS PERSONALITY

Taylor took outright No.1 position in the latest ONSIDE STAR TRACK 2017 research, followed by Conor McGregor and Brian O'Driscoll. Outside of sport, Ryan Tubridy retains the number one status as the most admired television or radio personality.

Conor McGregor's showdown with Jose Aldo estimated to make €91 MILLION - even before a punch is thrown

Conor McGregor's showdown with Jose Aldo estimated to make €91 MILLION - even before a punch is thrown

Conor McGregor’s UFC showdown with Jose Aldo is estimated to rake in more than €91 million – before a punch is even thrown.  The hugely anticipated clash for the world featherweight championship belt is set to be beamed into at least 1.4million homes worldwide, at a pay-per-view average cost of €54.  That puts the take from television screenings alone at a monster €77m.

Boxing clever: McGregor packs a punch for sponsors

Boxing clever: McGregor packs a punch for sponsors

THE UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has become one of the top 10 most admired
sports personalities in the country, according to research by consultants Onside Sponsorship.

Conor McGregor can expect annual €1m windfall from endorsements alone as world champion

Conor McGregor can expect annual €1m windfall from endorsements alone as world champion

Conor McGregor could earn upwards of €1m annually through endorsements alone if he defeats Jose Aldo to become UFC featherweight champion in May.