It is not uncommon for sports stars to want to try other sports, some work but some certainly don’t, ask Michael Jordan.

MMA and WWE don’t just share the fact they are both sports known by their anagrams.

Here is a list of 20 wrestlers who have branched out into MMA.

20. Bob Sapp

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Sapp has wrestled for both WCW, NJPW and IGF before, fighting in the world of MMA.

He holds an MMA record of 11 wins 18 losses and 1 draw.

19. Sylvester Terkay 


Before coming to the WWE, Terkay wrestled for OVW but, after his release he signed with Pro Wrestling Zero-1.

In 2003, Terkay started his MMA career, winning 3 of his 4 fights.