Chuck Liddell Earns Second Victory Of Pro Career In Bare Knuckle Fight – August 23, 1998 (This Day In MMA History)
Twenty three years ago, Chuck Liddell – who many label as a UFC legend – claimed the second victory of his professional career in a bare-knuckle fight.
Liddell (21-9) defeated Jose Landi-Jons via unanimous decision in the IVC 6: The Challenge event.
Liddell, now 51, would go on to become a UFC light heavyweight champion and spent the best part of a decade competing against some of the top fighters in UFC history. His resume includes Randy Couture, Tito Ortiz and Alistair Overeem.