It feels bizarre to say that we're now in 2020, but hey, we're in 2020. Yes, for those of us born in certain decades, that makes us feel even older than we are, yet Father Time ticks on, whether we like it or not.
For fighters, Father Time is a major factor in a career. One moment, you're the best in the world. The next moment, you find yourself struggling to keep up with the young fighters of today. Looking at what lies ahead for the UFC in 2020, there are several fighters who are nearing their peak or who are already there - and those fighters could well dominate the fight game throughout this year.
There are already some huge fights lined up for the first few months of 2020 - Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone and Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes being two standouts - and this year could prove to be one of the best in recent memory should the stars align.
Some fighters may be emerging talent, some may be established stars, but here are eight fighters who could do some truly special things in 2020.