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The UFC match that opened up the history for MMA tournament

The timeline of November 12 marked the memories of many MMA fans when they witnessed the historical births.

23 years ago, the UFC 1 event was officially launched to the audience with 7 matches between boxers from all sects to find the strongest. Here, the Gracie Martial Arts clan initiated a MMA tournament.

UFC 1 also saw for the first time – the concept of Mixed Martial Arts was born when television critic Howard Rosenberg named this new multi-discipline format. After 7 matches, Royce Gracie – the most famous heir of the Gracie clan took the throne with effective Jutsu skills.

The Brazilian martial artist’s victory proves two things: the tightening skills of the Brazilian Jutsu are essential to becoming a perfect fighter, and the MMA ring is the most comprehensive place to find martial artists. The best in the world.

UFC 1 has witnessed the historic birth of MMA

So far, the UFC’s role has made MMA the most attractive sport in the world, producing superstars who have made a mark on the history of martial arts. And by accident, UFC number one star, Conor McGregor, 23 years later, on the same day the tournament opened in the past, continued to write the company’s new history.

UFC 1 has witnessed the historic birth of MMA

However, unlike the man who failed to write history, Conor McGregor created a shock when he easily overcame the light defending champion Eddie Alvarez after just two games, becoming the champion. The enemy has the first 2 consecutive weight classes in the tournament.

Conor McGregor won 2 weight classes at the same time

At this time, the puncher with the nickname The Notorious officially surpassed the contemporaries, becoming the number 1 star of the tournament. This is also the premise that makes Conor favored by the UFC, creating the opportunity to challenge Floyd Mayweather a year later.

Since Conor McGregor’s achievements, the 2-weight Superfight movement has also taken place continuously, witnessing three new kings, Daniel Cormier, Amanda Nunes, and Henry Cejudo.

In addition to the two milestones in 1993 and 2011, in 2011, UFC officially signed a contract with FOX Sports channel, bringing its matches to television worldwide, opening an era of explosive love. billions of dollars of the most attractive tournament on the planet.

Top 5 best mixed martial arts boxers in the world nowadays (Part 2)

In May 2015, Jones was banned from playing at the UFC for six months after causing an accident and running away while driving. Because of that incident, Jones lost No. 1 in the UFC best boxer ranking and the championship belt then went to Cormier himself.

4. Conor McGregor

Referring to the current martial arts, it is impossible to ignore “The Crazy Guy” Conor McGregor. Extravagant personality but Irish boxers have respectable talent. He ended up Jose Aldo’s furry dominance for nearly 10 years with the fastest knock-out in title match history with a time of 13 seconds.

More impressively, when he switched to light competition, McGregor also won the championship title after the victory over Eddie Alvarez when he knocked out his opponent three times. With this feat, McGregor set a record when he became the first boxer to hold two UFC championships simultaneously.

Conor McGregor owns the fastest knockout phase in history with a time of 13 seconds.

McGregor is famous for his ability to hit with lightning strikes from his left hand. At the end of last year, the whole world had a fever when it was reported that McGregor would be on top with “lonely and defeated” Floyd Mayweather on the boxing ring.

5. Demetrious Johnson

The last name is very familiar. Demetrious Johnson has dominated the UFC since its inception in 2012. Johnson has a streak of 12 consecutive wins and holds the UFC’s record as a successful champion belt defender many times. 10 times at most.

Johnson is the most successful champion belt defender 10 times

Johnson is a complete fighter. He has almost perfected his ability to attack and defend. Currently, Johnson is a martial artist at No. 1 in many prestigious MMA charts in the world such as ESPN, Sherdog, MMAjunkie. There is information that Johnson is about to move to play in the higher weight class due to not finding a worthy opponent in the fly class.

Above are the top 5 MMA boxing athletes in the world nowadays.