Only a handful of main event bouts have been announced thus far, however, making it difficult to know exactly what the first half of might look like in terms of matchups.
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Lightweight title — Khabib Nurmagomedov c vs. Tony Ferguson There appears to be only two things that might stop this insanely good style matchup from taking place next: the fact that it might be cursed after being scheduled and canceled on four separate occasions and the fact that Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor II is a lottery ticket waiting to be cashed for UFC president Dana White.
Other fights could sell more but none would be this important. The winner would also have a fair shot at calling himself the ufc fight khabib vs ferguson best in the world. Heavyweight title — Daniel Cormier c vs.
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Jon Jones This trilogy superfight between current champions in their respective divisions could just as easily happen at pounds, where Jones regained the title on Saturday in his rematch with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC after Cormier was forced to give up his belt. Doing it at heavyweight, however, would add an interesting wrinkle to what is already the most heated rivalry in the history of the sport. Giving Cormier that potential advantage despite two previous losses to Jones at light heavyweight could be justified by the performance-enhancing drug issues that have followed Jones of late and forced their rematch to be changed to a no contest.
The trilogy in the making needs to happen in Getty Images 3. Max Holloway vs. Five years later, a rematch would likely be explosive from a visual standpoint given their respective strengths in terms of striking. Middleweight title: Robert Whittaker c vs.