After only two of the quintet picked out for August’s “Five For Fighting” actually happened, it’s time to look ahead to September with more hope. When Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier fell foul of the dreaded injury bug, picking out the top fight this month wasn’t an easy task with all of the top three on the list being genuine contenders. Great month of fights ahead. Let’s get right into it.
It was yet another busy weekend of mixed martial arts as the month of August draws to an end. One FC had maybe its strongest event ever on Friday while, after almost two months without a pay-per-view event, the UFC returned with UFC 177.