The article, written by Lito Angeles, is titled “Toughest Men on Planet Earth: Black Belt Ranks the 20 Best Street Fighters in the Martial Arts World.”

The criteria was no deceased fighters and no mixed-martial artists, and to rate the men according to how skilled they were in their prime.

The list, in no particular order:
1) Terry O’Neil
2) Gene LeBell
3) Geoff Thompson
4) Stan Peterec
5) Peter Consterdine
6) Carl Cestari
7) Denis Martin
8) John Skillen
9) Dave Briggs
10) Jim Harrison
11) Benny "The Jet" Urquidez
12) Paul Vunak
13) Lee Morrison
14) Loren W. Christensen
15) J. Kelly McCann
16) Richard Dimitri
17) David James
18) Tony Cecchine
19) Marco Lala
20) Rodney "Chico" King