9 Feb 2012 10:04:33 AM
On This Day in 2008: Penn, Serra, Jackson, Silva, Nogueira, St-Pierre and Couture Were All Holding UFC Straps
(These things have been passed around more than Arlovski’s ex-girlfriend.)
Although the UFC only had five weight classes at the time, four years ago today it had seven champions and only two still hold a strap.
BJ Penn (155), Matt Serra (170), Anderson Silva (185), Quinton Jackson (205) and Randy Couture (265) held titles in their respective weight divisions, while Georges St-Pierre (170) and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (265) were the anointed interim champions.
Fun Fact: Anderson Silva is the only champ who still holds the same belt he did then.Read More DIGG THIS