UFC President Dana White lately gave his top 5 best fighters in UFC history.
Being concerned for a really very long time in the world’s largest MMA group, Dana White noticed all the colours in the octagon. Indeed, White was named president in 2001 following the acquisition of the promotion by the Fertitta brothers.
The question of the GOAT is quite recurrent in MMA and, inevitably, the opinion of the president of the UFC may be very widespread.
In a Q&A video posted on the GQ Sports Youtube channelDana White has revealed his top 5 best fighters in UFC history.
” Jon Jones, Anderson Silva, Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor, GSP“, said White. ” There are so many different individuals who needs to be in it – Usman needs to be in it… Whatever you consider Jon, it is exhausting to not think about him the GOAT.”
It is simple that Jon Jones is an excellent athlete. Nevertheless, the previous gentle heavyweight champion is as well-known for his unbelievable sporting exploits as for his run-ins with the legislation and his constructive anti-doping exams which tarnish his picture. Even though many consider him the GOATmany individuals excluded him from the dialogue for his extra-sporting affairs.
Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre in the meantime, are regularly named in the GOAT discussion. These two athletes reigned supreme over their respective divisions throughout their prime, and can eternally mark the history of the game.
Conor McGregor for its half, has been on a downward slope for a number of years. Indeed on his final 4 fights, the Irishman received just one. Moreover, the ‘Notorious‘Sorely missing in exercise and regularity in the octagon. Nevertheless, it’s not stunning to see him on Dana White’s checklist, he who made history in essentially the most lovely means by turning into the primary ‘Champ-Champ’ in UFC history. Also, McGregor is undeniably the biggest star in MMA historyand even lifted the game globally in phrases of recognition.
Wrestling star and former bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was thought-about invincible throughout her reign. Although ‘Rowdyhas lost its luster through the years, she appears to have retained an essential place in Dana White’s thoughts.
What do you consider this top 5?