Pic: Michael Bisping's torn foot
UFC Fight Night: Sydney will be remembered as fight card that featured a seemingly endless array of knockouts and submissions, yet it also gave MMA fans yet another toe injury to enjoy on Sunday afternoon.
UFC Fight Night 55 post-fight facts: Event sets new record for finishes
A number of memorable UFC moments have taken place in Australia, but as a whole, UFC Fight Night 55 was easily the organization’s best event as a record number of stoppages took place Friday at Sydney’s Allphones Arena.
Luke Rockhold (13-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) submitted Michael Bisping (25-7 MMA, 15-7 UFC) with a second-round guillotine choke to bring an end to the bitter rivalry between the two middleweight contenders. It also put a bow on an 11-fight card that saw every contest end in finish.
It seemed impossible for the UFC to top its previous visit to Australia, where Mark Hunt and Antonio Silva threw down in a “Fight of the Year” candidate, but Friday’s event was something special.
For more on the numbers behind the historic fight card, here are 30 post-fight facts about UFC Fight Night 55...