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MMA History Today

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iPhone : Happy 25th birthday to the @UFC. Thank you to all the fighters that helped build this sport. Thank you to all of the incredible people working behind the scenes at the UFC to make this sport amazing.

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Yair Rodriguez tells Ariel Helwani this was the best fight of his life. Says he went through a lot over the past year with loved ones who were battling cancer so dedicated this performance to them.…

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Marlon Moraes tells Ariel Helwani he doesn't have a fight booked right now. His team has been chasing the Dominick Cruz fight but that doesn't appear to be likely.…

iPhone : Fans expected a blood bath in every fight.

But what they saw was a skinny Brazilian fighter named Royce Gracie dominate everyone with minimal violence. No one expected this.

iPhone : For years, it was debated, "What would happen if a boxer fought a grappler?". "Who is the best pure fighter in the world?"

UFC 1 took place to answer these questions. Eight fighters from different martial arts were brought in, & placed in an Octagon to fight.