With 2018 officially coming to a close, there’s a lot to be excited about in 2019. The world of MMA officially broke out into the mainstream in 2018. The UFC garnered a variety of new platforms to market themselves in. They have officially made their debut on ESPN and they also have a deal with twitch, the social media platform, to stream some of their fight nights.

With the company expanding faster than it ever has, Mr. Dana White and his friends have blessed the MMA community by putting on some of the most historic fights of all time in 2018. What should get fans even more excited is the fact that 2019 has just as much potential, if not more, for some outstanding fights. Here are the top 5 fights fans should be excited for in 2019.