Top 14 Record Breaking Pay-Per-View Sporting Events (Infographic)

The UFC, professional wrestling and professional boxing are extremely popular right now, and while events are selling out, the audience at the live events isn't where the big money is made -- it's from viewers watching from home or at sports bars around the world.

Pay-per-view is a big business -- last year's Mayweather-Pacquiao fight shattered records.

Curious as to what's contributed to the biggest pay-per-view buys and revenue in recent years? The infographic below highlights the top 14 biggest pay-per-view sporting events in history, ranked based on PPV buys, with the revenue generated from each event noted for reference.

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Jonathan Long is the Founder of Market Domination Media®, a performanced-based online marketing agency. Jonathan also created EBOC (Entrepreneurs & Business Owners Community), a private business forum and founded consumer products Sexy Smile Kit, a teeth whitening brand and Sexy Slim Tea, a diet detox tea brand.