What better form to spend Christmas Eve or Christmas itself than reliving the best UFC fights of 2016 so far. With only one event remaining in the year it’s likely the top 5 won’t change. However, there are a few fights on the UFC 207 card that might make us change the list. In the meantime, enjoy this top 5.
#5 Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2
We begin the countdown with one of the most anticipated fights of the year. On August 22 at UFC 202 we had the biggest rematch of 2016: Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz 2. The fight lived up to the hype as we had 5 action-packed rounds with McGregor sending Nate to the canvas in the first 2 rounds. Then Nate stepping up his game to make a comeback and hurt the Irish midway through the fight as Conor disengaged to regain his cardio. In the end, a well-deserved victory for McGregor
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