14 Biggest Pay-Per-View Events in Sports History
The numbers of pay-per-view buys, specially in boxing, UFC and WWE, tend to rise and fall depending on a variety of factors: the main event, undercard, promotion and the financial state before the live event. Mayweather vs Pacquiao’s pay per view record is not the only fight that generate huge PPV buys and revenue but it holds the record of the highest-grossing PPVs of all time. Bouts headlined by MMA star Conor McGregor is a huge moneymaker for the UFC. Here are the 14 biggest and most lucrative pay-per-view events in sports history. See also the History of the UFC.