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Top 9 all-time most embarrassing fight images

The most embarrassing fight images of all time.

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With popular fighters being the constant subject of footage and photography, you can be sure we were spared none of the gory details. While trying our best not to cringe, we’ll take a closer look at some of the more embarrassing moments that have been recorded in fight history.

#9. Elizabeth Phillips’ Wardrobe Malfunction

Elizabeth Phillips won by unanimous decision against Jessamyn Duke at UFC on Fox 16. During that fight, Phillips not only experienced the first ever ‘nip-slip’ in UFC history, but also went on to experience the second— both while off her back. The incident triggered other female fighters, like Miesha Tate, to take necessary wardrobe precautions and raise questions about Reebok’s seemingly flawed female sportswear apparel.

Elizabeth Phillips’ ‘Nip-Slips’

Elizabeth Phillips’ ‘Nip-Slips’

#8. Eder Jones Projectile Vomit

Eder Jones celebrated his victory at a PRIME MMA event in Brazil in style— by projectile vomiting all over the mat. After getting his arm raised by the ref, Jones just couldn’t hold back.

Eder Jones projectile vomits

Eder Jones projectile vomits

#7. Blessed Nether Region

Weight cutting is one of the most miserable moments in sports, and then UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway saw indignity added to injury when the Michigan AC was unable to properly drape him while making weight. Holloway would go on to successfully defend the next day vs. Jose Aldo.

Towel drapers are doing it wrong.

Towel drapers are doing it wrong.

#6. Matt Hughes Trolls Frank Trigg

Matt Hughes isn’t shy to go there, trolling Frank Trigg by holding up one of Trigg’s nude photography spreads - a dubious photo in a dubious photo. Hughes certainly got a kick out of embarrassing Trigg both online and in the cage— winning in two title defenses by first-round rear-naked choke.

Matt Hughes trolls Frank Trigg

Matt Hughes trolls Frank Trigg

#5. Miesha Tate vs. Marloes Coenen

Miesha Tate is probably not the biggest fan of this one, but she undoubtedly has some fond memories of that night, as she won the Strikeforce women’s bantamweight championship vs. Marloes Coenen.

Miesha Tate vs. Marloes Coenen

Miesha Tate vs. Marloes Coenen

#4. Dana White and Tiki Ghosn

Dana probably doesn’t look as uncomfortable as he should in this picture that he took with Tiki Ghosn. Then again, he also didn’t when Tito Ortiz decided to plant a wet one on him on live television. Awkward— let’s never speak of this again.

Dana White and Tiki Ghosn

Dana White and Tiki Ghosn

#3. Travis Wolford Poops

Heavyweight Travis Wolford literally s*** himself during a fight for Ruckus in the Cage in late 2015 and the incident went viral in all of its glory. All things considered, a s****y situation.

Travis Wolford explodes

Travis Wolford explodes

#2. Badr Hari and Cristiano Ronaldo

Is that something in Badr Hari’s pocket, or is he just really, really glad to see Cristiano Ronaldo? Creepy.

Badr Hari and Cristiano Ronaldo

Badr Hari and Cristiano Ronaldo

#1. Oscar De La Hoya

The now-retired boxer and current promoter, Oscar De La Hoya, was at the center of a huge scandal back in 2007— publicly admitting to cheating on his wife, using cocaine, and cross-dressing, during a TV interview where he spoke about his ongoing struggle with drug and alcohol abuse. Pictures of De La Hoya cross-dressing in women's fishnet body tights and stilettos were leaked online and he later admitted that the photos were taken of him during a substance-fueled escapade with model Milana Dravnel.

Oscar De La Hoya

Oscar De La Hoya

Milana Dravnel

Milana Dravnel

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