Fired-up champion Eddy Alvarez met the calm, cool, collected and "Notorious" Conor McGregor at Madison Square Garden, the world's most renowned arena, in the first New York sanctioned UFC competition.
Two of Poland's finest women MMA fighters came together to meet in the Octagon. The current UFC straw weight champion, the ferocious Joanna Jedrejczyk, was a long-time idol of seemingly calm, prepared and elegant Karolina Kowalkiewicz. This fight was a clear reminder to us of how things have changed over time for both of them. They were now meeting as clearly defined rivals.
This was a physical bout of which the winner would line up against Micheal Bisping in his next UFC making this a pivotal moment for both of these heated adversaries.