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MMA fighter Eddie Alvarez bought his first Bitcoin

Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, currently a member of the ONE Fighting Championship, announced the purchase of his first bitcoin.

On Twitter, Alvarez noted Ben Askren, a former UFC fighter who is known for his positive attitude towards cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin, writing:

The beginning crypto enthusiast has already been congratulated by Mike Novograts, an entrepreneur, billionaire, investor, and one of the most famous cryptocurrency supporters. 

Eddie Alvarez and Ben Askren are not the only fighters who have sided with the cryptocurrency community. In 2019, Reuters wrote that a world-famous boxer, WBA world champion Manny Pacquiao, released his own cryptocurrency. And the legendary American boxer Floyd Mayweather took part in an advertising campaign to popularize cryptocurrencies.

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