Luis Alberto Lopez and Michael Conlan will lock horns tonight for Lopez’s IBF World Featherweight belt. On top of that, the great featherweight boxers will be up for a lucrative payday. Here, Surprise Sports aims to provide the appropriate information about the Lopez vs Conlan purse, salaries, and payouts.
The Luis Alberto Lopez vs Michael Conlan event will start at 6:30 pm BST/1:30 pm ET, on Saturday, inside the SSE Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The main event will start at approximately 9:30 pm BST.
Lopez vs Conlan Fight Purse
The official fight purse of Luis Alberto Lopez vs Michael Conlan has not been revealed. However, here we take a careful look into the past salaries to provide you with appropriate purse information.
|Luis Alberto Lopez||$500k|
The IBF World Featherweight champion Lopez will earn a slightly better-guaranteed purse for his title defense against the home-town hero Conlan tonight.
With sponsorship bonuses and incentives, both fighters will pocket an estimated $1 million in total payouts.
The event will be available to watch live on BT Sport in the UK. From the United States, fans can watch the exciting fight on ESPN+.
It will be a full house at the SSE Arena in Belfast as the hometown hero Michael Conlan will go all guns to get his hands on the IBF World Featherweight belt, a title he almost took in March last year.
How Much is Luis Alberto Lopez’s Salary For a Fight?
The Mexican boxer Luis Alberto Lopez is the IBF World Featherweight champion. El Venado (The Deer) boasts a 27-2 professional boxing record, with 15 wins via KOs.
In December 2022, the 29-year-old Mexican beat Josh Warrington to win the IBF World Featherweight belt. He received a $300k salary for the fight.
He will make the long trip to Northern Ireland to defend his title for the first time, against Conlan.
How Much is Michael Conlan’s Salary For a Fight?
The Irish boxer Michael Conlan boasts an 18-1 professional boxing record, with 9 victories via KOs.
The 31-year-old “Mick” lost his unbeaten record and narrowly missed the WBA (regular) featherweight belt against Leigh Wood, in March 2022. He received a $625k salary for the fight.
Since then, he has beaten Miguel Marriage and Karim Guerfi to get another shot at the Featherweight title.