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Bruce Lee

Lee Jun-fan, known professionally as Bruce Lee, was a Hong Kong-American actor, director, martial artist, martial arts instructor, and philosopher. He was the founder of the hybrid martial arts Jeet Kune Do. Lee was the son of Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-chuen. He is considered by commentators, critics, media, and other martial artists to be the most influential martial artist and a pop culture icon of the 20th century, who bridged the gap between east and west. He is often credited with helping to change the way Asians were presented in American films.

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Michael Page (fighter)

Michael Jerome Reece-Page, better known as Michael "Venom" Page, is an English kickboxer, karateka, boxer, and mixed martial artist of Trinidadian and Jamaican descent. He is recognised in the MMA community for his unorthodox fighting style, which originated from freestyle kickboxing and sport karate.

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Mark Dacascos

Mark Alan Dacascos is an American actor and martial artist. He won numerous karate and various styles of kung fu championships between the ages of 7 and 18. Dacascos is perhaps best known for his roles as Mani in the French film Brotherhood of the Wolf, Toby Wong in the 1997 film Drive, and Ling in the 2003 film Cradle 2 the Grave.

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Douglas Lima

Douglas Lima is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the welterweight division of Bellator, where he is a former two time Bellator Welterweight World Champion. He is also the former MFC Welterweight Champion. Lima is currently ranked as the #4 Welterweight in the world by Sherdog.com.

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Anderson Silva

Anderson da Silva is a Brazilian professonal mixed martial artist currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is a former UFC Middleweight Champion and had the longest title reign in UFC history at 2,457 days. This started in 2006 and ended in 2013 and included a UFC record 16 consecutive victories in that span. UFC president Dana White, UFC commentator Joe Rogan, and numerous mixed martial arts (MMA) analysts have named Silva the greatest mixed martial artist of all-time. As of May 6, 2019, he is #14 in official UFC middleweight rankings.

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Brandon Lee

Brandon Bruce Lee was an American actor and martial artist. He was the first child of martial artist and actor Bruce Lee and teacher Linda Lee Cadwell, the grandson of Cantonese opera singer Lee Hoi-chuen, and brother of Shannon Lee.

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Sage Northcutt

Sage Monroe Northcutt is an American professional mixed martial artist who competed in the lightweight and welterweight divisions of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

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Jackie Chan

Chan Kong-sang, SBS, MBE, PMW, known professionally as Jackie Chan, is a Hong Kong martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer. He is known for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, use of improvised weapons, and innovative stunts, which he typically performs himself, in the cinematic world. He has trained in wushu or kungfu and hapkido, and has been acting since the 1960s, appearing in over 150 films.

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José Aldo

José Aldo da Silva Oliveira Júnior is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He was the fourth and final WEC Featherweight Champion, becoming the first UFC Featherweight Champion after the UFC/WEC merger. He is a former three-time UFC featherweight champion overall, having been the undisputed champion twice and the interim champion once. He was named Sherdog's 2009 Fighter of the Year. In the decade from November 2005 through December 2015, Aldo was undefeated in 18 fights. In Sherdog's April 2017 pound-for-pound ranking, Aldo was called "the greatest featherweight in mixed martial arts history." As of February 25, 2019, he is ranked #1 in the official UFC featherweight rankings.

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Conor McGregor

Conor Anthony McGregor is an Irish retired professional mixed martial artist and boxer. He is the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight and lightweight champion.

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Clay Guida

Clayton "Clay" Guida is an American professional mixed martial artist, currently signed to the UFC competing in the Lightweight division. A professional competitor since 2003, Guida also formerly competed for Strikeforce, the WEC, King of the Cage, and Shooto. Guida was the inaugural Strikeforce Lightweight Champion. He is the younger brother of fellow mixed martial artist, Jason Guida.

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Ronda Rousey

Ronda Jean Rousey is an American professional wrestler, actress, author, and former mixed martial artist and judoka. She is currently signed to WWE, performing on the Raw brand, where she is a former Raw Women's Champion. Her longstanding nickname, "Rowdy", was inherited from late professional wrestler Roddy Piper.

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Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jean-Claude Camille François Van Varenberg, professionally known as Jean-Claude Van Damme and abbreviated as JCVD, is a Belgian actor, martial artist, screenwriter, film producer, and director best known for his martial arts action films. The most successful of these projects include Bloodsport (1988), Kickboxer franchise (1989-2018), Lionheart (1990), Double Impact (1991), Universal Soldier franchise (1992-2012), Hard Target (1993), Street Fighter (1994), Timecop (1994), Sudden Death (1995), JCVD (2008), The Expendables 2 (2012), Kung Fu Panda 2, and 3 (2011-2015).

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Frankie Edgar

Frank James Edgar is an American mixed martial artist who competes as a Featherweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and is a former UFC Lightweight Champion. He holds notable victories over former world champions Sean Sherk, Hermes França, B.J. Penn (x3), Urijah Faber as well as top featherweight contenders Cub Swanson (x2) and Chad Mendes. He only has 6 losses in his career, all of his losses came against champions and title contenders. As of July 26, 2018, he is #3 in the official UFC featherweight rankings.

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Dolph Lundgren

Hans "Dolph" Lundgren is a Swedish actor, director, screenwriter, producer, and martial artist.