Horrific photographs reveal why UFC is not for everyone

15 March 2015 / 1 year 7 months ago

Viewers of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) would know how thrilling a bout between two athletes can get.

What people don't see often however are the injuries sustained by the competitiors after a match.

The Chive has compiled a series of images revealing the extent of injury athletes sustain following a fight.

From bruised and battered faces to deep lacerations, the images really show the the sport is not for the weak-hearted.

See the gallery below for the images of the UFC athletes. 

Viewer discretion is advised. 

Join in the talk