Flyweights come to entertain nine times out of ten. Factor in the fantastic speed and skill possessed by both Johnson and Dodson and a classic was sure to unfold at first FOX show in 2013. Sure enough, things were heated from early on and Johnson nearly saw his night end thanks to Dodson’s power. Fortunately, at least for Johnson’s fans, he held on till the bitter end and got the better of Dodson in enough instances to earn a decision nod. (PHOTO CREDIT: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports)
From spectacular knockouts to slick submissions to closely-contested clashes, the UFC’s relationship with FOX has helped produced a number of entertaining efforts including a ton in 2013. Now, with only a couple of weeks left in the year, it’s time to take a look back at the best of the best from the four shows fans were fortunate enough to see on free television. Yesterday we counted down #6-10 so today, as you might expect, it’s #1-5!
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