4. During stare-down in the pre-fight between Quinton Jackson and Igor Vovchanchyn during PRIDE 22, Rampage gave Igor a note allegedly from his mom that read, “Please don’t hurt my son.”
3. In the stare-down in the MMA pre-fight between Mark Hunt and Josh Barnett, while the referee was issuing the rules, Barnett added, “No flying ass drops.”
2. Shooto is the oldest MMA organization on the planet. It started in 1985.
1. The now defunct PRIDE and Japanese MMA Legend Kazushi Sakuraba actually won one of the very first UFC tournaments- UFC Japan: Ultimate Japan 1.
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