From Fedor to Carlson Gracie, the champs favorites

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua

1. Fedor Emelianenko

2. Georges St. Pierre

3. Anderson Silva

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4. BJ Penn

5. Wanderlei Silva

For everything Wanderlei has done in MMA, no way he can be left off anyone’s list” – Shogun

Murilo Bustamante

1. Carlson Gracie

2. Fedor Emelianenko

3. Rodrigo Minotauro

4. Anderson Silva

5. BJ Penn

Shoot, the five best? Tough question! I’ll think about it and get back to you by email” – Bustamante


Jose Aldo

1. Fedor Emelianenko

2. Royce Gracie

3. Randy Couture

4. Rodrigo Minotauro

5. Anderson Silva

It’s rough putting Minotauro in fourth and Anderson in fifth; they’re practically number-one’s, too” – Aldo


Anderson Silva

1. Rodrigo Minotauro

2. Randy Couture

3. Georges St. Pierre

4. Fedor Emelianenko

5. BJ Penn

Dude, can I mention one more? Lyoto can’t be left out” – Anderson