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Brazilian UFC Star To Receive Fight Proceeds In BTC By Cointelegraph

© Reuters The Brazilian UFC star will receive the profits from his fights in BTC Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Matheus Nicolau is the


© Reuters The Brazilian UFC star will receive the profits from his fights in BTC

Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Matheus Nicolau is the latest world-famous athlete to opt to receive his earnings in (), the largest cryptocurrency.

Eighth UFC flyweight fighter Nicolau received his first salary in Bitcoin on Monday through a deal assisted by payroll service Bitwage, according to a joint announcement shared with Cointelegraph.

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The Brazilian athlete has chosen to collect his salary in BTC to protect himself from rising inflation. Nicolau said that earning Bitcoin will help him secure the value of his hard work and not worry that his money will be lost, adding:

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