Cool Knowledge From the World of MMA
As a 20-year-old, Jon Jones tried out for The Ultimate Fighter reality show. He was cut from the tryouts for not being old enough.
In an homage to his Latino fighting brethren, Mexican-born Erik Perez donned a luchador mask pre- and post-fight at UFC 155.
Always a Bridesmaid
Most UFC fights without a title shot:
Chris Leben: 20
Chris Lytle: 20
Melvin Guillard: 19
Michael Bisping: 18
Red Headed Danger
Country Music Hall of Fame inductee Willie Nelson is a black belt in taekwondo.
23-year-old Aussie model Kahili Blundell was one-half of the dynamic duo serving as ring card girls for TUF: The Smashes.