Even though the history of mixed martial arts is relatively short compared to other sports, it is now without its share of legendary characters that rub fans the wrong way for one reason or another.
These fighters, despite being hated by fans, develop a large amount of star power and become huge draws due to the fact that fans will pay for the possibility to see them get what they deserve in the Octagon.
Who are some of these fighters and why are they so hated? Read and find out, but keep in mind it's difficult to definitively rank exactly how hated someone is. Thus, the list isn't ranked per se, but generally goes from least hated amongst hated fighters to most hated.