‘UFC 199’ Cooldown: the Thrills and the Agonies

As mentioned here, I had planned to begin my MMA writings in earnest with UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson, which takes place on June 18th at the TD Place Arena in Ottawa, Ontario. Saturday's UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 has proven, however, something of a black swan event for the organization—perhaps even the sport—and it really cannot go undiscussed. But [...]