The Top 5 richest UFC fighters of All Time – Chuck Liddell arrived at Tan Son Nhat airport, Vietnam this morning (Oct 12th 2016) to attend Grand Opening of the Asia’s very first UFC GYM.
Chuck Liddell is a retired American mixed martial artist and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion. He is one of the main person who made the MMA to the higher level of sport and entertainment in America.
Chuck made his UFC debut in 1998 in Mobile, Alabama with decision win over Noe Hernandez. In 2007, Liddell became the first UFC fighter who is on the cover of ESPN The Magazine. One year later, he released his autobiography Iceman: My Fighting Life.
"The Iceman" used to use his power striking to KO over many famous fighters, such as: Randy Couture, Kevin Randleman, Murilo Bustamante, Vitor Belfort, Amar Suloev, Jeff Monson, Renato Sobral, Tito Ortiz, ect. Chuck Liddell is one of the UFC legends nowadays.
Chuck’s career records:
• UFC TOP 5 Career Earners ($4,320,000) (October 2016 static from MMA Manifeso)
• Most wins in UFC Light Heavyweight division: 16 wins
• Most knockout in UFC Light Heavyweight division: 10 wins
• Knockout of the Year (2005)
• Two separate seven-fight win streaks in the UFC
• Four successful title defenses
On July 10, 2009, Chuck Liddell was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame (The UFC Hall of Fame is a hall of fame which honors mixed martial artist and personalities, based mixed martial arts promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship)
Chuck Liddell with his family are in Ho Chi Minh City
The fan was waiting for their idol in the early morning, so this is the wonderful moment for standing next to their idol and talking with him
The Miss World representative of Vietnam this year – Dieu Ngoc sends her present to the UFC Legend
The UFC Vietnam Gym Board of Management warmly welcomed Liddell at the airport
(Including: Dane Fort - CEO, Dean Ramos - Vice President of Business Development, Arnaud Leport - Head of UFC Gym Programming)
The highlight of his schedule in Vietnam is to attend Grand Opening of Asia’s very first UFC GYM on October 18th. Before that, the host will have their own activities with this special guest.
On October 12th, Miss World representative of Vietnam 2016 – Dieu Ngoc gave a warm welcome to Chuck at the Tan Son Nhat international airport. Tonight, Chuck will have a meetup with Vietnamese celebrities such as: Ho Ngoc Ha, Diem My, Chi Pu, Ly Qui Khanh, etc.
After that, the UFC Legend will join the UFC GYM Vietnam for training, exchange skills and knowledge, on course, fighting, etc.
On October 17th and 18th, "The Iceman" and his family are going to join the Grand Opening of UFC GYM Vietnam as VIP Guests