Pat Healy is as tough as they come in MMA, but he looked like a fish out of water against phenomal prospect Khabib Nurmagomedov. One of the bout's best moves came in the third round when Nurmagomedov lifted Healy up over his shoulder, ran across the Octagon, and slammed him down to the mat in a moment reminiscent of welterweight great Matt Hughes' prime. The ensuing decision win improved Nurmagomedov's overall record to 21-0, but more importantly proved he's prepared to face the best 155ers the sport has to offer.
It was an eventful night in Toronto at UFC 165 with truly memorable performances and jaw-dropping finishes. The evening was highlighted by the instant classic between UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and top contender Alexander Gustafsson. Their tilt went five full rounds with “Bones” being truly tested, even losing a few frames along the way before ultimately gritting it out and bringing home a gutsy decision win. While their bout was by far the best of the show, it wasn’t the only fight worth taking a look back at. (Photos by USA Today Sports Images)
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