If you watch any major sports event these days, it is more than likely that the athletes have some sort of body ink. Many of the tattoos have a personal meaning, and some were just a stupid idea that ended as a permanent reminder of their mistake.
Some athletes have commemorated championships with their ink, family members, and friends, but arguably the most common theme in athletes’ tattoos is religion. Many athletes celebrate their religion and heritage with their ink, so let’s take a look at some of the best tattoos in the world of sports.
Brock Lesnar has been considered one of the most competitive and feared UFC fighters in the history of the sport. While his time in the UFC was somewhat short, only fighting in Eight fights over three years, Lesnar made a name for himself as one of the most imposing figures in the UFC world.
Brock is also one of the most dominant athletes ever to enter the squared circle in the immensely popular world of Pro Wrestling, and he is a four-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion. That shiny part in the middle of the jerseys reminds me of Brock Lesnar’s tattoo. pic.twitter.com/7XOcfkWsc7 — Chris Vannini (@ChrisVannini) April 23, 2015 Other than his incredibly powerful punches, Lesnar may be best known for one of his largest and greatest tattoos. With Lesnar’s move to the UFC came the addition of the tattoo that is sprawled across his torso, a large sword with a brass knuckle handle pointing upwards towards his throat. While Lesnar has stated that this tattoo is indicative of the dark time in his life, it has become synonymous with his incredible power and stature. The sword is undoubtedly one of the most fear-inducing tattoos across the world of sports.
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