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Michael Chandler's Top Five MMA Idols

Michael Chandle recently revealed his top five favorite fighters who inspired him as he rose through the ranks of the sport.

Michael Chandler

Chandler, who last fought in a defeat against Dustin Poirier at UFC 281 in November 2022, is expected to return to the octagon to face Conor McGregor later this year, with details of the fight yet to be finalized by the UFC.

Notably, Michael Chandler and McGregor served as opposing coaches on The Ultimate Fighter Season 31 in 2023.

Taking to social media platform 'X', Chandler shared his list of favorite fighters:

  1. Frankie Edgar

  2. Chael Sonnen

  3. Georges St-Pierre

  4. BJ Penn

  5. Matt Hughes

Each of these fighters has left a significant mark on the MMA world.

Chandler's admiration for these fighters reflects his respect for their skills, achievements, and contributions to the sport of MMA.


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