Queensberry Promotions announced their biggest pay-per-view of boxing, the fight is an exhibition that will take place between pro boxer and world champion Tyson Fury and MMA-turned-pro boxer Francis Ngannou. Francis Ngannou gained huge fame from UFC and will be seen in action MMA fights once again after signing a new deal with PFL. Tyson Fury Francis Ngannou purse payouts for the upcoming pay-per-view fight reported.
|$45m | if ppv sales crossed the figure of 1m on fight day
|$10m | if ppv sales crossed the figure of 1m on fight day
The promoters of Fury and Ngannou believed that these two could break the pay-per-view sales record. Tyson Fury will earn a guaranteed money of $15 million for the fight. However, there are some claims that Fury will earn more than $50m. Fury dominated top opponents of his division like Derek Chisora, Dillian Whyte, and Deontay Wilder before getting this ppv fight.
Since, Anthony Joshua lost his two major pay-per-view fights with Oleksandr Usyk, the fight between is not confirmed, but there are reports that Fury will fight Oleksandr Usyk in the future for the title. Francis Ngannou, the 37-year-old pro MMA fighter who recently turned boxer hopeful to win the fight against Fury. Before this fight, Francis Ngannou dominated top opponents in the heavyweight division of UFC Ciryl Gane, and Stipe Miocic. He is looking to fight with Jon Jones before his contract ends with UFC. He will earn guaranteed money of $5m for the fight.
How Much Impact of PPV Buys on Boxer’s Earnings?
The official payouts of the boxers can be reported after the fight based on estimated ppv buys and earnings from the event, if it crossed 1m ppv buys on fight day Tyson Fury will earn a maximum of $50m and Francis Ngannou will earn $12m based on ppv buys.
Once the pay-per-view event between these two boxers is completed on 28 October 2023 there will be more details included in the Tyson Fury Francis Ngannou purse which includes revenue from ppv share.