If you’re looking for some of the most brutal UFC fights of all time, there’s no shortage to choose from. Two of the most notable are the legendary match between former light-heavyweight champions Chuck Liddell and Randy Couture and the 2005 bout between Mirko Cro Cop and Wanderlei Silva.
Liddell and Couture’s fight ended with a technical knockout with Liddell coming out on top, having thrown a combination of punches that sent Couture to the mat, bloodied and unable to continue.
Cro Cop and Silva’s fight was a brutal back-and-forth exchange that saw both fighters exchanging blows until the end. Ultimately, it ended with Cro Cop winning by unanimous decision, suffering a broken jaw in the process. Both fights have become iconic moments in UFC history and exemplify why the sport has become such a popular form of entertainment.