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JOE ROGAN EXPLAINS WHY ELITE MMA FIGHTERS ARE “UPSET” OVER LOGAN PAUL’S SUCCESS

WHAT HAPPENED?

While interviewing guest Josh Dubin, Rogan opened up about some MMA fighters being upset over Logan Paul’s success.

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This is what is going on right now, where a bunch of fighters are upset because Logan Paul and Mayweather just fought and Logan Paul made $20 million bucks and Floyd made $100 million bucks.

Rogan then said their June 6 fight is making other fighters take a second look at how little they get paid in comparison.

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And they are looking at those numbers and going “hey, what about me? How come I’m not making that kind of money?”

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Maybe in a perfect world, it’s the most skillful fighter that gets the most amount of money. But that’s not how it works here, it’s all about how many eyes are going to watch you.

He explained that the influencers know how important it can also be to be hated as a “currency” because it makes people care.