The UFC 264 main event trilogy clash between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor had an anti-climactic end. However, fans still got to witness several intriguing match-ups. Here, we take a look at 5 fights that were more entertaining than Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3 at UFC 264.
O’Malley might have won the fight via TKO, but Moutinho earned a lot of respect from the UFC fans as he took every shot like a champ and kept moving forward. The fight was also awarded the 'Fight of the Night' bonus.
Aldana landed a hard left hook followed by a brutal ground-and-pound to claim a first-round TKO victory over Kunitskaya.
Tuivasa landed a vicious left hook and claimed a first-round KO victory over Hardy. Tuivasa was also awarded the 'Performance of the Night' bonus.
Du Plessis landed a ferocious right hook and flattened Giles in the second round. Du Plessis was also awarded the 'Performance of the Night' bonus.
The fight resulted in a unanimous decision win for Maia. However, the scrap wasn’t without some grizzly action. During the contest, Eye sustained a nasty gash on her forehead that began spurting out blood in a continued capacity.