High 5 / High 10

07 Dec 2019, 06:15 IST

Donald Cerrone guarantees excitement every time he steps into the Octagon
Donald Cerrone ensures pleasure each time he steps into the Octagon

The UFC has been residence to some really thrilling fighters over the previous decade, and due to them, we’ve seen an virtually numerous variety of great fights contained in the Octagon. Some fighters, although, appear to ensure fireworks each time they step into motion, no matter opposition or the stakes concerned.

The next 5 fighters have placed on a few of the absolute best fights within the final ten years, with a few of these bouts being extensively thought of amongst the easiest in MMA historical past. Listed here are the 5 most fun UFC fighters of the last decade (2010-2019).

#5 Diego Sanchez

Diego Sanchez continues to produce classic fights even in the twilight of his career
Diego Sanchez continues to provide basic fights even within the twilight of his profession

The winner of the inaugural season of The Final Fighter manner again in 2005, Diego Sanchez was arguably the UFC’s most fun fighter within the earlier decade (2000-2009) because of his basic encounters with the likes of Nick Diaz, Karo Parisyan and Clay Guida. However one way or the other – regardless of advancing in age and changing into much less sturdy – ‘The Nightmare’ has remained related over the past ten years too and continues to excite each time he steps into the Octagon.

It’s been an up-and-down decade for the person from Albuquerque, New Mexico; he’s jumped between weight courses, starting from 145lbs all the way in which as much as 170lbs, and has put collectively a report of 8-9 because the flip of the last decade, however for a fighter like Sanchez, wins and losses barely matter – it’s what occurs within the battle that counts.

Diego’s wild fights with Martin Kampmann, Jake Ellenberger and Gilbert Melendez are all thought of up there with the easiest within the final decade, and it’s virtually unattainable to search out him concerned in something however a barnburner; even on the age of 37 he was capable of placed on an amazing battle in his victory over Mickey Gall this previous March. Sanchez has now signed a brand new cope with the UFC – so it wouldn’t be a shock if he seems on an inventory like this in one other ten years time, both!

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