Just a little more than one week removed from one of the most disappointing pay-per-view events in UFC history, fight fans are aching for some relevant in-cage action.
Well, their bloodiest dreams have come true. UFC Fight Night 36 is due to touch down this Saturday on Fox Sports 1 in Jaragua, Brazil.
The main event, a middleweight scrap between former light heavyweight king Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida and international superstar Gegard Mousasi, who will be making his divisional debut.
But that's not all. The action is sure to scintillate from start to finish.
Here are five reasons to tune in this weekend for some free Octagon brutality.