UFC 117 was arguably one of the best events to date. The bout featuring Anderson Silver and Chael Sonnen was more than entertaining, it was shocking, brutal and heartbreaking.
After dominating Silva for the majority of the fight, landing more punches on Silva than the rest of Silva's prior fights combined, it looked like Silva was momentarily walking among us mortals. A triangle choke hold later, and Silva was back on top of Olympus.
After UFC 117 it became clear that the UFC needs to put together more consistent efforts to bring together collossal match-ups.
There are five key fights that need to come to fruition soon for the UFC to help create new stars, and put older ones out to pasture. These are fights that could possibly change the face of the UFC.