The best UFC fights of the year 2023

By Ashish Kapoor
Published on | Dec 22, 2023

Irene Aldana vs. Karol Rosa

Irene Aldana and Karol Rosa fought like there was no tomorrow. They threw almost 700 strikes - the biggest match in the women's division

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Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Geoff Neal

Shavkat Rakhmonov was one of the fastest-rising fighters of the year. Geoff Neal gave Rakhmonov all he could handle in one of the biggest fights

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Justin Gaethje vs. Dustin Poirier

UFC 291 promised violence and exceeded expectations. It was a night of redemption for Gaethje as he secured a victory in his rematch versus Poirier

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Alexandre Pantoja vs. Brandon Moreno II

One of the greatest fights involved Mexico's Brandon Moreno and Brazil's Alexandre Pantoja. The pair met in the co-main event of UFC 290 in July

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Alexandre Pantoja becomes UFC flyweight Champion

It proved to be one of the most competitive contests of the year. In the end, Moreno out-landed Pantoja by a slight 167-161 margin

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Islam Makhachev vs. Alexander Volkanovski I

It was undoubtedly the best fight of the year. Both men showed extreme proficiency and showed no fear. The decision ultimately went to Makhachev

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Anshul Jubli makes his UFC debut

It was a great year for Indians in UFC as 'King of Lions', Anshul Jubli made his UFC debut. However, he lost his opening match against Mike Breeden

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