Wrestling Produces The Most UFC Champions Of Any Fighting Discipline

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Numbers don't lie: wrestling produces more UFC champions than any martial art.

Sebastian Rivera, now a two-time All-American for Northwestern, created the graph below to show just how dominant wrestlers have been in the UFC. His original article can be found here.

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Half of the current UFC champions came from a wrestling background: Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones, Kumaru Usman, and Henry Cejduo. Current UFC star Ben Askren is making his return to wrestling on May 6 at Beat the Streets against Jordan Burroughs.

With 40% of the all-time beltholders in UFC using wrestling as their base, there's a good chance you've watched the next UFC star right here on FloWrestling. With the second most champs coming from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, that means our brother site FloGrappling has seen another future titlist as well.

NCAA Wrestling Week Five Streaming Guide

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Week four of NCAA wrestling is in the books and week three is upon us. Here's every Division I wrestling event occurring from Wednesday, January 27th - Sunday, January 31st, and where you can watch it. All times shown are eastern time.

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How to Watch: 2021 War at the Shore

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Here's how to watch the 2021 War at the Shore on FloWrestling.

How to Watch: 2021 New Jersey Scholastic State Championship

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Here's how to watch the 2021 New Jersey Scholastic State Championship on FloWrestling.

How to Watch: 2021 New Jersey Freestyle State Championship

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Here's how to watch the 2021 New Jersey Freestyle State Championship on FloWrestling.

How to Watch: 2021 New Jersey Freestyle State Championship

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Here's how to watch the 2021 New Jersey Freestyle State Championship on FloWrestling.

Bader Show: Mark Branch

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Bader and Bray catch up with Wyoming Head Coach Mark Branch about the strange NCAA season and how the Cowboys are doing.

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FRL 602 - COVID-19 Ruins Michigan's Big Duals, Olympics Scare, NCAA Recap

602. COVID-19 Ruins Michigan's Big Duals

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On episode 602 of FRL, the boys talk about COVID-19 ruining Michigan's big upcoming duals, the Olympics scare from last week, Teague Moore being out at American, NCAA weekend recap, and the news of Ben Askren fighting Jake Paul breaks on the show. 

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2021 Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic To Be Hosted On Friday, April 2

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The Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic local organizing committee is excited to announce the 47th Annual competition to be held on Friday, April 2, 2021. The date has been changed due to the PIAA Team Championships being rescheduled to occur after the individual championships.  

Why Subscribe? Access To Everything LIVE On FloWrestling

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In case you haven't heard, FloWrestling is the home for all things Wrestling. See everything we're streaming LIVE on FloWrestling. There's a full year planned for 2021 of Men's and Women's Freestyle, NCAA Wrestling Coverage, Premier Wrestling Cards, High School Wrestling, Youth Wrestling and everything in between - we've got hundreds of LIVE Wrestling events coming to all your devices!

Bader Show: Chris Ayres

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Bader and Bray talk with Princeton Head Coach Chris Ayres during an NCAA season without Ivy League schools.

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