For many years, 19the UFC’s Heavyweight division has been the weakest link for the promotion.
For several years around the late 1990s to the mid-2000s, the division had its talent, yet that talent was thin.
Then slowly over time the division has grown bigger, stronger, faster and much deeper in talent.
Some of this was due to pride being bought, and several of their fighters coming over.
The rest was after the long drought the MMA world was finally seeing more big fighters coming into the sport.
With the early weakness that is now a strong point for the promotion - the list of fights that were truly “anticipated” follows the same timeline. Once the talent grow so did the fans desire to see certain matchups.
Here are the Top 10 most anticipated UFC heavyweight fights.