After a fantastic night of fights during UFC 249 on Saturday, UFC Fight Night returned to the empty VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL. Despite the lack of title fights and star-studded headliners, this Fight Night was still a success with a handful of great fights..
Of the five fights on the main card during the UFC Fight Night in Jacksonville on Saturday, four went to the judge's scorecards for a decision. Of the four decisions, three were extremely close and have received criticism from many people..
On Saturday, UFC 250 bolstered a great lineup for fans watching pay-per-view at home. This was the best main card we’ve seen in quite some time as the night included everything from technical submissions and huge knockouts, to another title defense from the greatest woman combat athlete of all time.
PIERCE: UFC Fight Night holds potential ‘Fight of the Year’
Although much of the hype surrounding Saturday’s UFC Fight Night was surrounding the heavyweight main event between No. 3 Curtis Blaydes and No. 7 Alexander Volkov, it was the co-main event that had viewers tuned in.
The final UFC event before Fight Island took place at the APEX in Las Vegas. The night hosted a solid lineup of matchups and featured devastating upsets, comebacks, and big names. However, it was the main event of the night that had everyone talking.