UFC boss Dana White gave his Top 3 of the best MMA fighters of all time in interview for The Dave Portnoy Show.
It's a debate too previous as fight sports activities : who's the best fighter of all time? Yesterday, the president of the largest MMA group in the world ventured to offer the names of the three best fighters. With a fourth who may quickly be on the podium.
” For me, it's Aderson Silva, Georges Saint Pierre and Jon Jones. Kamaru Usman is getting close too,” assures Dana White.
Anderson Silva said “The Spider” is a 46-year-old Brazilian fighter with a record of 34 wins and 11 losses who announced his retirement in 2020 after defending his title 10 times.
Georges Saint Pierre said “Rush” or “GSP” is a Quebec fighter with 12 wins for only 2 losses. Retired since 2019, he dominated the welterweight category for a long time and achieved the feat of being champion in two divisions.
On the last step of the podium, Dana quotes Jon Jones says “Bones”, a sulphurous light-heavyweight with a report of 26 wins for 1 defeat. At 34, his sports activities profession is on maintain attributable to quite a few setbacks with the regulation, whereas he nonetheless holds the report for the youngest UFC champion (at 23 years and eight months).
The future belongs to Kamaru Usman
At the foot of the podium, Dana White cites the identify Kamaru Usman. This UFC welterweight champion is nicknamed “The Nigerian Nightmare”. At 34, he has a powerful report of 20 wins and only one defeat. Currently, he establishes its dominance on his class inside the UFC and Dana White appears to understand his work: Just look who he fought and in opposition to whom he should battle in the future. It is simple that this man will turn into the best welterweight of all time. The query is the place he'll enter the historical past of the sport. »