Five Takeaways From UFC Fight Night 77

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With a solid mix of fights and finishes at last night’s (Saturday, November 7, 2015) UFC Fight Night 77 from the Ginásio do Ibirapuera in São Paulo, Brazil, five fighters rose above the competition to separate themselves from the pack at an action-packed event.

The Brazilian card may not have come with a ton of hype outside of the Dan Henderson vs. Vitor Belfort main event, but in reality it featured several bouts highlighted by a large number of ranked fighters, meaning that while it may not have shaped the title picture of any weight class, it certainly held ramifications for the near future.

It also gave some unranked fighters to prove that they deserved to rise up and take on tougher challenges, and some of them did it in front of their native Brazilian crowd. Here are five major takeaways from UFC Fight Night 77.