Report: UFC 200 fails to surpass UFC 100, 196 PPV numbers

The UFC was surely planning to make their historic UFC 200 card the biggest event in UFC history.

The fight card looks like it had the most expensive roster to date in the [disclosed payouts…

However, the UFC 200 card took giant turns with first taking Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz off the card due to McGregor’s promotional issues. Then, adding Brock Lesnar to the event added back a great deal of attraction. Days before the event took place, Jon Jones was pulled from the title fight versus Daniel Cormier and Anderson Silva was added to the mix, which very likely had an effect on the event as well.