The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is an American mixed martial arts organization and the largest MMA promotion in the world. It has hosted over 400 events involving fighters from all four corners of the globe within eleven weight divisions. The president of the UFC is Dana White who has transformed the organisation into a multi-billion dollar company.
UFC Fighter Profiles
Jon Jones is a former UFC light-heavyweight champion. He is currently off the grid owing to recent complications involving suspected misuse of banned substances, however, the American mixed martial artist is expected to return to the Octagon in late 2018.
Stipe Miocic is the reigning heavyweight champion within the UFC organisation. He holds the longest record for title defences, having defeated a list of top 10 athletes within the 265lbs division. He is born in and fights out of USA although he has European heritage.
Conor McGregor is a former two-time champion in the UFC, the first ever athlete to hold titles at Featherweight and Lightweight simultaneously. The fighting Irishman is known for his outspoken patter and brash behaviour both inside and outside of the Octagon.
Daniel Cormier is the current UFC light-heavyweight champion and future hall-of-famer. He has a strong background in wrestling and has credentials as an All-American champion. Cormier also features on the fight circuit as a pundit and commentator at mixed martial arts events.
Max Holloway is a Hawaiian mixed martial artist fighting under the UFC banner. He currently hold the Featherweight title and has bragging rights for the longest win streak in the modern era, outside of Demetrious Johnson. Holloway has featured on many UC main events and is regarded as the future of the lightweight divisions.
Georges St-Pierre has had a colourful and memorable career within the UFC. He is amongst the most recognisable faces in fight sports today, alongside Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. St-Pierre has recently returned to the UFC after a four-year absence.
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