6 gay mma fighters breaking stereotypes being an openly gay athlete in a sport like mma takes a lot of courage to say the least. Though the vast majority of the mma community is completely accepting, such as ufc president dana white who has voiced his support of lgbt fighters multiple times, some are not. the ufc is also a platform for many fighters who either support or are supported by chechen leader ramzan kadyrov, who has recently lead a gay purge (according to human rights watch) in his. Manila, philippines ultimate fighting championship (ufc) president dana white is confident that the company and most of its fighters will not have a negative reaction if a fighter decides to come out as gay. In a wide-ranging interview with jon wertheim of sports illustrated, white was asked if he was ready for a gay ufc fighter. liz carmouche was the first openly gay fighter on the ufc roster. enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. On the 11th season of the ufcs tv show on spikes the ultimate fighter or tuf , nick ring, a fighter-contestant of the show was exposed as having worked in gay porn and made a couple. cochrane disclosed his participation in porn to the ufc in his audition tape for the ultimate. ufc fighter breaks barriers, poses for gay magazine the ufc has become a somewhat unlikely source of pro-gay and lesbian example and imagery. Ufc womens bantamweight champion amanda nunes, for example, has celebrated her plans to marry strawweight nina ansaroff, and the ufc media machine has celebrated along with the couple. homosexual fighters in the ufc - according certain studies and surveys around 3-8 of the total population of america is gay.