UFC NEWS – Fertitta States UFC Most Valuable Sports Franchise In The World

November 14, 2011 10:49 am by Pedro Carrasco

“I feel pretty comfortable saying we’re the most valuable sports franchise on the planet, more than Manchester United, more than the New York Yankees, more than the Dallas Cowboys.”

40.5% owner of the UFC, Lorenzo Fertitta tells the NY Times that he believes that the UFC is the most valuable sports franchise in the world.

Such a statement means that the UFC is valued somewhere in the $2 billion region and with no signs of going anywhere anytime soon the sky is the limit for the Fertitta brothers and White.

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