The fight between Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw was. Though it lasted less than eight minutes, everyone who watched it knew the rematch was coming sooner rather than later. Dillashaw, who won the first bout through TKO, started as a -125 favorite with Garbrandt coming back at -105 due to their rematch in UFC 227.
Bad blood between former teammates
For some background into the animosity between the two fighters, Garbrandt and Dillashaw used to train in the exact same gym, Team Alpha Male. Dillashaw left the gym so as to train with Elevation Fight Team. That split was amicable and tensions between the two sides have been high ever since.
Breaking vs garbrandt down Dillashaw, that has won seven of the last eight fights, mixtures an excellent mixture of aggression and footwork to completely conquer his opponent in the striking game. TJ is an accomplished wrestler in high school and college level.
Garbrandt, who had been undefeated before his reduction to Dillashaw, is experienced beyond his years, since the Ohioan was a state wrestling champion in high school and an accomplished amateur boxer. You really can understand the boxing acumen, as he is a patient counterpuncher who throws every strike with fight-ending intentions.