MMA is a fairly new sport. In 1993, the UFC came about, but there were other types of MMA such as the Kumite that Frank Dux fought in that the 1988 film ‘Bloodsport’ was based on.
People may wonder at times what would happen if some athletes from other sports entered into MMA. Below and on the next few pages are the top 10 athletes that could have been amazing MMA fighters.
10. Nolan Ryan
Nolan Ryan was known as one of the greatest baseball pitchers of all-time. He holds the record for the fastest pitch ever at 108.1 miles an hour in 1974. Without a doubt, he surely has insane knockout power in his pitching hand. He was extremely dedicated and lasted in the sport for many years. He would have been sensational in MMA with the right training.
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