All sports fans have developed a passion within themselves and a deep love for a specific sport over the course of their lifetime. For many, that sport is none other than mixed martial arts.
The sport of mixed martial arts has unsurprisingly flooded the scene over the recent decade en route to becoming the world's fastest growing sport.
With a record-setting year, it's likely mixed martial arts will only to continue to develop as a global powerhouse as it approaches the mainstream.
But what exactly is it that's caused so many fans to love mixed martial arts?
The following slides display 50 reasons why we love MMA.
Let's take a look.