5 Must-See Fights To Make After UFC 245

Which fights need to be made after the last pay-per-view of the year?

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Now that the dust has settled from UFC 245 and we have a clearer picture of the UFC landscape, it's time to match-up some of the big winners from the card. Considering we saw some upset victories during the event, it means that we now have some very interesting potential fights coming up in 2020.

Following his successful title defense over arch-rival Colby Covington, Kamaru Usman will be looking to further cement his legacy at welterweight in his next fight. However, with so many options available to him, who will he decide to defend his belt against next? Newly crowned UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski won't have much time to celebrate, as he has a bunch of hungry title contenders champing at the bit to get a shot at his 145lb strap. Which opponent will he pick to defend his title against next?

There are so many questions, but very few answers. However, there are some strong candidates for tonight's victors and they could all lead to another 12 months of top quality MMA action with the UFC. So who do we think could be next in line? Let's find out...

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