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Isn’t MMA the most multicultural sport?

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  1. Garnet_StrongerThanYou Black Belt

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    There are people from every continent in every level of MMA.

    Africans, Europeans, asians used to be huge but are not as into it now.

    brazilians, Russians, Americans, and one of the goats is Canadian.
     
  2. Only Here for Attachments Bacon Lettuce and Mayo

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    No different than boxing, really
     
  3. Street Samurai Blue Belt

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    Boxing and soccer are as diverse
     
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    Soccer would be number one. Then boxing and maybe…. Wrestling but….MMA is not that far behind it though
     
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  5. RogerD Brown Belt

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    Soccer aka Football
     
  6. Leinster Rugby Black Belt

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    There are countries with a few thousand living in them that have football teams
     
  7. Ghostoftheville Brown Belt

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    Boxing
    Soccer
    Wrestling
    Basketball
    Tennis
    Are all very popular globally.
    MMA is still trying to get its foot in the door in a lot of countries
     
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  8. kellier Green Belt

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    Football is literally played globally
     
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    Only in the US Bro

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  10. Satan's Daddy. Black Belt Platinum Member

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    Mma isn't really a sport.

    So no.
     
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    It is definitely near the top if it isn't at the top, that's for sure. It is well represented by all areas of the globe. Some regions are perhaps catching up, but MMA has worldwide talent.
     
  12. humdizzle Brown Belt

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    yes... people everywhere have been fighting with each other for hundreds of years.
     
  13. kellier Green Belt

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    Its odd that you call that football when you throw the ball to pass.... Or that Americans think you have a monopoly on a word 5 billion other people agree means something else
     
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    All along, It was a punch to the face that was going to bring the world together.
     
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  15. WHITE ANDERSON Red Belt

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    every continent, eh????
     
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  16. No Skill Gap Brown Belt Platinum Member

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    You'd think so but I think MMA wins.

    You realize the EPL is like 85-90% white right? Or more. Sure international soccer...by default is multiculturals, the olympics for any sport in them are by default. But those continents and countries aren't necessarily good.

    Even in boxing too, what asians are "good" at it? Pacquaio, I'm sure some other guys. South Americans? Aussies?

    In MMA we've seen champions from these places, not just fodder.
     
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  17. FIghtxIQ Black Belt

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    Lots of asians in mma over at ONE. They are actually bigger than UFC in Asia. Also Japan MMA with Rizin.
     
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    No sport can dethrone football (soccer) when it comes to this. It's literally played everywhere on the planet. I challenge you to find somebody who never played a football (soccer) game
     
  19. avenue94 Black Belt

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    Thailand, Japan and the Philippines all have champions right now. So yeah they are way ahead of mma in Asia still, especially at a high level.
     
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  20. RightToBareKnuckles Purple Belt

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    we had a secret meeting back in 1940 to start calling it "football", just to troll the entire world. we know it doesn't make sense. I probably shouldn't admit that, CIA is probably listening....but I agree it is silly
     
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