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**Could GSP earn 20 million a fight to return to the UFC**

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Jon Stark, Jan 22, 2015.

  1. Jon Stark

    Jon Stark King in the North Platinum Member

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    Do you think Dana and Lorenzo would lay down championship boxing coin to coax the WW goat out of indefinite leave and compete again for the UFC? Surely a business that's worth over a billion dollars could pay this to their former star. I'd suggest a GSP return fight would be the biggest selling and highest grossing ppv in UFC history.
     
  2. FountOfWisdom

    FountOfWisdom Banned Banned

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    Not in overall PPVs sold. I however agree that 20million seems more then the UFC would be willing to pay.
     
  3. TUFNOOB05

    TUFNOOB05 Blue Belt

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    no but i bet they would give him a raise just not 20 mill.....but i hope im wrong lol
     
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    GrindingANARCHY Banned Banned

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    No chance, not while Lawler is reigning Champion. Robbie would finish what Hendricks couldn't do.
     
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    RafailNadull Brown Belt

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    Kimbo Slice and Borck Lazer are the biggest draws in history and not even they would have ever received even close to 20m a fight.
     
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    yekmurat Silver Belt

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    If I am not wrong he was doing 4-5 million per fight including sponsors
     
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    Kimbo's biggest payday was $500k. I don't think even Anderson money comes that close, so GSP money won't come anywhere near $20 million. I don't think the UFC has that kind of cash anyway. The company may be worth billions, but that doesn't mean its liquid funds available to throw at fighters. They'd have to give him ownership in the company to pay him that much.
     
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    GSP is scared. He won't be back in the UFC, everrrr.
     
  10. FountOfWisdom

    FountOfWisdom Banned Banned

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    So if its only who sold most fights on a single night then GSP < Lesnar < McGregor <<<<<< Kimbo.

    Lesner would not have sold as much after he started losing. GSP never started losing.
     
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    I wonder if/when he comes back if they have him fight in the Olympic Stadium in Montreal.

    60k+ and it would definitely sell out even if he was the only fight on the card.
     
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    GSP buys were more then 600k. Diaz GSP was 950k, Hendricks 630k and condit 700k. That puts him well above 600k average.
     
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    M4R5 Blue Belt

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    Didn't his fight with Overeem draw like 400k?
     
  14. devilfisted

    devilfisted Brown Belt

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    Are you counting the free fights as buys?
     
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    devilfisted Brown Belt

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    More like you are trying to safe face from not knowing what you were talking about.
     
  16. devilfisted

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    Dude of you knew about that stadium you wouldn't even ask.
     
  17. devilfisted

    devilfisted Brown Belt

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    Sometimes yes. But GSP Diaz sold better then Brock Reem did. After seeing the post a few bellow GSP's last 3 fights out Sold Brock's last fight. You fail.
     
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    Torrid Cunning Linguist

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    Nope.
     
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    FountOfWisdom Banned Banned

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    You mean you where talking out of your ass and have been caught red handed. Thats ok trying to sell this as some kind of moral victory makes you seem quite the asshot now, doesn't it?
     
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