Labor Day weekend has come and gone, and you know what that means, right? No, not hiding all the white in your wardrobe…UFC 191 went down this weekend! The much-anticipated headlining fight for the flyweight title didn’t disappoint, and there were a few unexpected surprises from unlikely places. If you missed the fight, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered with highlights from the main card as well as a look ahead at UFC 192! Here are a few key takeaways from UFC 191:
Though the Ultimate Fighting Championship® schedules fights year-round and doesn’t technically have seasons, it does distinguish between seasonal campaigns that break up the year and group fights together. September 4th marks the date when UFC President Dana White will officially announce the new season, “GO BIG,” and itemize the fights ahead. What’s the significance of “GO BIG”? It’s actually a fragment of the idiom ‘Go big or go home,’ a popular phrase in the sports world that loosely translates to ‘Give it all you’ve got or don’t bother trying.’ You can bet that fighters will be bringing it during this campaign as they seek to earn or defend titles and settle old grudges!
2015 has flown by and August is nearly over, but four months of first-rate UFC fights remain! A number of bouts that you won’t want to miss have been inked for the remaining months, making it tough to choose just five of the most-hyped standouts. Check out our rundown of the top five most anticipated UFC matches below!