With every single weekend in July stacked with fights, it's going to be an extremely busy period for MMA fans around the world. Luckily for us, there's more than enough fantastic bouts to keep everyone entertained over the next month. We've got intriguing championship matches, potential number one contender bouts and good ol' fashioned fun scraps on the horizon.
UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to defend his belt against top contender Frankie Edgar, in what should be an explosive match-up. Mexican prospect Irene Aldana will hope to secure her status as a top bantamweight contender as she takes on wily veteran Raquel Pennington, and there's a lightweight battle between Dan Hooker and James Vick that promises to be an extremely violent and potentially bloody affair. And that's only scratching the surface.
With so much action going on, it's going to be difficult to stay on top of things. We've picked out 10 of the most exciting bouts happening this month so you don't miss anything. Grab yourself a tasty drink and a snack, find yourself a comfortable seat and get ready for some serious MMA action.