Mixed martial arts is a hit or miss sport in a way. On paper, a certain matchup may be deemed the fight of the year, the fight you can’t miss etc. However, it may turn out to be a total sleeper that has you questioning why you just dropped fifty dollars of your hard earned money on the pay-per-view (PPV).

On the contrary, a fight between two unknown fighters could provide for a clash of the ages, a fight that every fight fan should see.

That being said, let’s take a look back at five classic fights. Five fights that show what MMA is all about, and five fights that should be able to turn a non-fight fan into a fanatic: