The Ultimate List of MMA Fighter Nicknames

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“9 mm” Ed Ratcliff

“Abongo” Ron Humphrey
“Ace” Rich Franklin
“All American” Brian Stann
“Angel of Death” Damacio Page
“Apache Kid” Cole Escovedo

“Babalu” Renato Sobral
“Baby Fedor” Kiril Sidelnikov
“Babyface” Edwin Dewees
“Bad Boy” Leonard Garcia
“Bad” Brad Blackburn
“Bad” Erik Apple
“Bang” Duane Ludwig
“Banha” Luiz Cane
“Bartimus” Bart Palaszewski
“Batman” Kurt Pellegrino
“Beauty but the Beast” Carina Damm
“Big Baby” Marcus Jones
“Big Ben” Ben Rothwell
“Big Country” Roy Nelson
“Big Daddy” Gary Goodridge
“Big Dog” Ricardo Almeida
“Big Frog” Jeff Curran
“Bigfoot” Antonio Silva
“Black Superman” Savant Young
“Blood Red” Kelly Kobold
“Bones” Jon Jones
“Bring the Pain” Josh Haynes

“C-4” Jamie Varner
“Cabbage” Wesley Correira
“Cachorrao” Ricardo Almeida
“Cannibal” Mamed Khalidov
“Captain America” Randy Couture
“Chainsaw” Charles McCarthy
“Chainsaw” Erik Charles
“Charuto” Renato Verissimo
“Cheesesteak” Anthony Morrison
“Christmas” Jacob Volkmann
“Cigano” Junior dos Santos
“Clete” Rich Crunkilton
“Conviction” Gina Carano
“Cowboy” Donald Cerrone
“Crazy Horse” Charles Bennett
“Crazy” Tim Credeur
“Cro-Cop” Mirko Filipovic
“Cub” Kevin Swanson
“Cyborg” Cristiane Santos
“Cyborg” Evangelista Santos

“Da Grim” Brett Rogers
“Da Spyder” Kendall Grove
“Daddy” Joe Stevenson
“Darth” Ryan Bader
“Deco” Andre Galvao
“Dida” Andre Amade
“Diesel” Joe Riggs
“Diesel” Travis Wiuff
“Dinyero” Din Thomas
“Dooms” Jason Day
“Doomsday” John Howard
“Drago” Pete Sell
“Duke” Jeff Roufus
“Dynamite” Jason Dent

“El Conquistador” Jorge Rivera
“El Dirte” Joe Doerksen
“El Guapo” Bas Rutten
“El Matador” Roger Huerta
“El Nino” Gilbert Melendez
“El Toro” Anthony Ruiz
“Ely” Paulo Filho

“Fancypants” Lyle Beerbohm
“Feijao” Rafael Cavalcante
“Filthy” Tom Lawlor

“Gamebred” Jorge Masvidal
“Get Hype” Pat Barry
“Godzilla” Gabe Ruediger
“Golden Boy” Ricardo Funch
“Goliath” Neil Grove
“Gorilla” Tomasz Drwal
“Gumby” Jeremy Horn

“H2Oman” Ron Waterman
“Hands of Steel” Scott Smith
“Hands of Stone” Sam Stout
“Handsome” Matt Wiman
“Hecho en Mexico” Efrain Escudero
“Hell Boy” Joachim Hansen
“Hendo” Dan Henderson
“Hollywood” Steve Bruno
“Horror” Rick Story
“Hurricane” Gerald Harris
“Hurricane” John Halverson

“Ice Cold” Igor Vovchanchyn
“Indio” Danillo Villefort
“Iron” Mike Whitehead
“Ironman” Akitoshi Tamura

“Jacare” Ronaldo Souza
“J-Lau” Joe Lauzon
“Joker” Mike Guymon
“J-Roc” Jared Rollins
“JT Money” Jesse Taylor
“Jucao” Roan Carneiro
“Junie” Allen Browning
“Junior” Jose Aldo”
“JZ” Gesias Calvancante

“Kadillac” Lloyd Marshbanks
“KC Bandit” Jason High
“K-Deezy” Kyle Dietz
“KenFlo” Kenny Florian
“Kid Hercules” Jesse Forbes
“Kid Lightning” Bryan Caraway
“Kid Lion” Mike Swick
“Kid” Alvin Robinson
“Kid” Norifumi Yamamoto
“Killa B” Ben Saunders
“Kimbo Slice” Kevin Ferguson
“King Karl” KJ Noons
“King Mo” Muhammed Lawal
“Kingsbu” Kyle Kingsbury
“Knee-o” Carlo Prater
“Kos” Josh Koscheck
“K-Taro”Keita Nakamura

“Last Call” Danny Castillo
“Legionarius” Alessio Sakara
“Lightning” James Wilks
“Lightning” Lee Murray
“Lights Out” Chris Lytle
“Lights Out” Scott Lighty
“Lil’ Evil” Jens Pulver
“Lil’ Heathen” Jeremy Stephens
“Lil’ Hulk” Luke Caudillo

“Mach” Hayato Sakurai
“Mack Da Menace” Mackens Semerzier
“Magrino” Cole Miller
“Mak” Mike Kyle
“Mandingo” Antonio Mckee
“Mandingo” Brian Gassaway
“Marvelous” Melvin Manhoef
“Maverick” Zack Mick
“Maximus” Marcus Aurelio
“Mayhem” Jason Miller
“McLovin” Dustin Hazelett
“Meat Truck” Kerry Schall
“Meathead” Matt Mitrione
“Mighty Mo” Siala Siligia
“Mike C” Mike Ciesnolevicz
“Minotauro” Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
“Minotoro” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
“Minowaman” Ikuhisa Minowa
“Money Man” Cameron Dollar
“Money Shot” Chad Mendes
“Morango” Fabricio Camoes
“Mr. International” Shonie Carter
“Mr. Wonderful” Phil Davis
“Napao” Gabriel Gonzaga
“Neo-Samurai” Genki Sudo
“New Breed” Erik Koch
“Nightmare” Diego Sanchez
“Niko” Falaniko Vitale
“Ninja” Murilo Rua
“No Love” Rich Clementi
“No Mercy” Melvin Manhoef
“No Regard” Matt Arroyo

“One Punch” Brad Pickett
“Outburst” Rory Singer
“Ox” Coty Wheeler

“Pachuco” Art Santore
“Pe De Pano” Marcio Cruz
“Pee Wee” Dave Herman
“Pega-Leve” Fabiano Scherner
“Pezao” Vinicius Magalhaes
“Piranha” Ryo Chonan
“Pitbull” Patricio Freire
“Pitbull” Thiago Alves
“Pretty Boy” Dan Cramer
“Pride of El Salvador” Ivan Menjivar
“Professor X” Xavier Foupa-Pokam
“Punk Haole” Scott Junk

“Queen of Spades” Shayna Baszler
“Quick Guns” John Gunderson
“Quick” Mike Swick
“Quicksand” Mike Pyle

“Rampage” Quinton Jackson
“Razor” Benji Radach
“Razor” Razak Al-Hassan
“Razor” Rob McCullough
“Red” Eric Schafer
“Relentless” Paul Taylor
“Riptide” Reese Andy
“Rock” Nate Quarry
“Rude Boy” Troy Mandaloniz
“Rumble” Anthony Johnson
“Rumina” Marloes Coenen
“Rush” Georges St-Pierre
“Ruthless” Robbie Lawler

“Savage” Chad George
“Semtex” Paul Daley
“Sexyama” Yoshihiro Akiyama
“Shango” Hector Lombard
“Shaolin” Vitor Ribeiro
“Sho ‘Nuff the Master” Rodney Wallace
“Shogun” Mauricio Rua
“Short Fuse” Ed Herman
“Showtime” Anthony Pettis
“Showtime” Brendan Schaub
“Sick Dog” Hector Ramirez
“Silverback” Seth Petruzelli
“Slick” Nick Osipczak
“Smokin” Joe Villasenor
“Smooth” Ben Henderson
“Spider” Alexander Trevino
“Spider” Roberto Traven
“Suave” Matt Horwich
“Suave” Ricco Rodriguez
“Sugar Free” Kim Couture
“Sugar” Rashad Evans
“Sugarfoot” Ray Sefo
“Super Samoan” Mark Hunt
“Superman” Dennis Hallman

“Takedown” Miesha Tate
“Tank” David Abbott
“Tellys” Paul Kelly
“The African Assassin” Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou
“The Alaskan Assassin” Sam Hoger
“The American Psycho” Stephan Bonnar
“The Answer” Frankie Edgar
“The Antidote” Mark Coleman
“The Anvil” Manny Gamburyan
“The Assassin” Anthony Njokuani
“The Assassin” Houston Alexander
“The Athlete” Jason MacDonald
“The A-Train” Aaron Simpson
“The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva
“The Baby-faced Assassin” Josh Barnett
“The Barbarian” Tim Boetsch
“The Barn Cat” Tamdan McCrory
“The Beast” Bob Sapp
“The Beast” Dan Severn
“The Beastman” Marvin Eastman
“The Belt Collector” Jorge Santiago
“The Big Cat” Tom Erikson
“The Black Kobra” Dewey Cooper
“The Boogeyman” Dean Lister
“The Brazilian Tiger” Ricardo Arona
“The Bull” Dan Bobish
“The Bull” John Marsh
“The Bully” Gray Maynard
“The Bully” Ricardo Lamas
“The Butcher” Bill Mahood
“The California Kid” Urijah Faber
“The Cannon” Sean Gannon
“The Carnie” Nik Lentz
“The Carpenter” Clay Guida
“The Cat Smasher” Chris Leben
“The Colossus” James Thompson
“The Count” Michael Bisping
“The Crazy Cuban” Roli Delgado
“The Crippler” Chris Leben
“The Croatian Sensation” Pat Miletich
“The Crow” David Loiseau
“The Crowbar” Chris Tuchscherer
“The Crush” Anthony Torres
“The Damage” Darren Elkins
“The Darkness” Marcus Jones
“The Dean of Mean” Keith Jardine
“The Demolition Man” Alistair Overeem
“The Dentist” Josh Neer
“The Disciple” Blas Avena
“The Doberman” CB Dollaway
“The Dog” Samy Schiavo
“The Dominator” Dominick Cruz
“The Dragon” Lyoto Machida
“The Dreamcatcher” Gegard Mousasi
“The Eastside Assassin” Mikey Burnett
“The Emperor” Roman Mitichyan
“The Farmboy” Tom Speer
“The Filipino Assassin” Phillipe Nover
“The Filipino Wrecking Machine” Mark Munoz
“The Fire” Eliot Marshall
“The Fire” Kevin Burns
“The Fireball Kid” Takanori Gomi
“The Freak” Tony Fryklund
“The French Sensation” Cheick Kongo
“The Fugitive” Dave Jansen
“The Fury” Carmelo Marrero
“The Giant” Gan McGee
“The Gladiator” Ross Pointon ”
“The Goat” Nick Thompson
“The Gracie Hunter” Kazushi Sakuraba
“The Great” Nate Marquardt
“The Grim Reaper” Aleksander Emelianenko
“The Gun” Diego Nunes
“The Hammer” James McSweeney
“The Hammer” Joe Brammer
“The Hammer” Mark Coleman
“The Hammer” Matt Hamill
“The Headhunter” Paul Buentello
“The Heat” Karo Parisyan
“The Hillbilly Heartthrob” Brad Imes
“The Hippo” Anthony Perosh
“The Hitman” Jason Brilz
“The Hitman” John Hathaway
“The Hitman” Martin Kampmann
“The Hooligan” Steve Steinbeiss
“The Hungarian Nightmare” Christian Wellisch
“The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” David Abbott
“The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Tito Ortiz
“The Hurricane” Conor Heun
“The Hurricane” Gilbert Yvel
“The Hurricane” Pablo Alfonso
“The Hybrid” Brendan Schaub
“The Iceman” Chuck Liddell
“The Immortal” Matt Brown
“The Inferno” Jeff Joslin
“The Insane 1” Justin McCully
“The Irish Car Bomb” Todd Duffee
“The Irish Hand Grenade” Marcus Davis
“The Iron Lion” Branden Lee Hinkle
“The Ironman” Travis Fulton
“The Italian Tank” Luigi Fioravanti
“The Janitor” Vladimir Matyushenko
“The Japanese Sensation” Akihiro Gono
“The Jet” Rick Roufus
“The Joker” Jess Liaudin
“The Juggernaut” Antwain Britt
“The Juggernaut” Jake Ellenberger
“The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson
“The King” Spencer Fisher
“The King of Rock ‘n Rumble” Elvis Sinosic
“The King of the Streets” Marco Ruas
“The Last Emperor” Fedor Emelianenko
“The Law” Matt Lindland
“The Legend” Frank Shamrock
“The Librarian” Jake Lindsey
“The Live Wire” Jason Von Flue
“The Machine” Ian Freeman
“The Machine” Mark Hominick
“The Maine-iac” Tim Sylvia
“The Mangler” Manny Tapia
“The Manic Hispanic” Eddie Sanchez
“The Massacre” Drew McFedries
“The Master” Drew Fickett
“The Mauler” Alexander Gustafsson
“The Maverick” Micah Miller
“The Meat Cleaver” Forrest Petz
“The Meat Missile” Mark Miller
“The Menace” Denis Stojnic
“The Mexicutioner” Joey Beltran
“The Monster” Kevin Randleman
“The Muscle Shark” Sean Sherk
“The Natural Born Killer” Carlos Condit
“The Natural” John Alessio
“The Natural” Randy Couture
“The New York Badass” Phil Baroni
“The Outlaw” Dan Hardy
“The Ox” Jesse Lennox
“The Peoples Warrior” Josh Burkman
“The Phenom” Vitor Belfort
“The Pink Pounder” Logan Clark
“The Pitbull” Andrei Arlovski
“The Polish Connection” Keith Wisniewski
“The Polish Experiment” Krzysztof Soszynski
“The Polish Hammer” Chris Horodecki ”
“The Predator” Don Frye
“The Predator” Patrick Cote
“The Prince of Persia” Kamal Shalorus
“The Prodigy” BJ Penn
“The Professor” Chris Wilson
“The Project” Wes Sims
“The Prophesy” Kit Cope
“The Punisher” Jason Lambert
“The Punk” Josh Thomson
“The Python” Valentijn Overeem
“The Rage” Chase Beebe
“The Real Deal” Corey Hill
“The Real Deal” Ross Pearson
“The Real One” Matt Grice
“The Rhino” Doug Marshall
“The Riddler” Matthew Riddle
“The Road Warrior” Jonathan Goulet
“The Robot” Steve Cantwell
“The Rock” Pedro Rizzo
“The Ronin” Carlos Newton
“The Rosedale Reaper” Rob Kimmons
“The Russian Bear” Oleg Taktarov
“The Russian Hammer” Roman Zentsov
“The Russian Mercenary” Sergei Kharitonov
“The Saint” Rob Emerson
“The Sandman” Guy Mezger
“The Sandman” James Irvin
“The Secret Weapon” Pete Spratt
“The Senator” Chael Sonnen
“The Sergeant” Jameel Massouh
“The Serial Killer” Travis Lutter
“The Shaman” Kevin Jordan
“The Silencer” Wagnney Fabiano
“The Silent Assassin” Eddie Alvarez
“The Silent Assassin” Luke Cummo
“The Skyscraper” Stefan Struve
“The Smashing Machine” Mark Kerr
“The Snake” Cyrille Diabate
“The Snowman” Jeff Monson
“The Soul Assassin” David Terrell
“The Spaniard” Charlie Brenneman
“The Spartan” Lucio Linhares
“The Spider” Anderson Silva
“The Squeeze” Sam Morgan
“The Story” Chris Liguori
“The Sultan” Eddie Saldana
“The Super Korean” Denis Kang
“The Tachi Kid” Poppies Martinez
“The Talent” Alan Belcher
“The Tank” Sherman Pendergarst
“The Terra” Matt Serra
“The Texas Crazy Horse” Heath Herring
“The Texas Gunslinger” Yves Edwards
“The Thoroughbred” Jay Hieron
“The Thrashing Machine” Tim Hague
“The Truth” Brandon Vera
“The Upgrade” Dan Lauzon
“The Vanilla Gorilla” Lodune Sincaid
“The Viper” Brandon Visher
“The Waterboy” Rory MacDonald
“The Westside Strangler” Chris Brennan
“The Whitemare” Marius Zaromskis
“The Wildman” Thomas Denny
“The Wizard” Mark Weir
“The World’s Most Dangerous Man” Ken Shamrock
“The Worm” Jamie Varner
“The Wrecking Ball” Marcus Hicks
“The Young Assassin” Melvin Guillard
“Thunder” Yushin Okami
“Tiger” Vernon White
“Tiger” Yves Jabouin
“Tobikan Judan” Shinya Aoki
“Toquinho” Rousimar Palhares
“Tough Enough” Erin Toughill
“Tractor” Rafaello Oliveira
“Trauma” Tra Telligman
“T-Rex” Alex Karalexis
“Triple Threat” Tonya Evinger
“Twinkle Toes” Frank Trigg
“T-Wood” Tyron Woodley

“Uno Shoten” Caol Uno

“Vai Cavalo” Fabricio Werdum
“Viking” Dan Evensen

“War Machine” Jon Koppenhaver
“Whiplash” Debi Purcell
“Wrecking Machine” Tim McKenzie

“Xande” Alexandre Ribeiro

“Young Guns” Scott Jorgensen