The sport of mixed martial arts is constantly evolving. Fighters who once relied on a single skill in the octagon are becoming phased out and replaced by well-rounded martial artists.
In order to succeed in the UFC, fighters have been forced to adapt their skills, or risk having their weaknesses exposed.
This constant evolution and the influx of new talent have changed the landscape of the UFC dramatically. A new generation of fighters is beginning to dominate. Here is what they will have in common.