10 reasons to watch UFC 225, the most robust card of 2018 – even missing a title fight

Saturday’s UFC 225 fight card is, without a doubt, the most robust card the promotion has put together in 2018.

Because of a missed mark on the scale for one of the title fighters, just one championship bout sits atop the event. In the headliner, middleweight champion Robert Whittaker returns to action for the first time in nearly a year. His opponent is one of the most dangerous fighters in the division and a man he defeated by unanimous decision in July 2017, Yoel Romero. But Romero missed weight, meaning the fight will be a non-title bout and Whittaker’s belt won’t be on the line. More