Biography(references)Ryo Chonan is a retired Japanese professional mixed martial artist. A professional competitor from 2001–2013, Chonan competed for the UFC, PRIDE, DEEP, DREAM, Pancrase, and World Victory Road. Chonan is the former DEEP Middleweight Champion and the former DEEP Welterweight Champion.
Awards & Accolades
DEEP: DEEP Middleweight Championship (One time)
DEEP: One successful title defense
DEEP: DEEP Welterweight Championship (One time)
Sherdog: 2004 Submission of the Year- vs. Anderson Silva on December 31
Sports Illustrated: 2000s Best Submission of the Decade- vs. Anderson Silva on December 31, 2004
Sports Illustrated: 2000s One Hit Wonder
Bleacher Report: 2000s Submission of the Decade- vs. Anderson Silva on December 31, 2004
MMAFighting: 2004 Middleweight Fighter of the Year
MMAFighting: 2004 Submission of the Year- vs. Anderson Silva on December 31
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