Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/8/14
The buzz of the main event lingered in the air for hours after it ended. The 15,504 who watched live at the Air Canada Centre probably had a difficult time sleeping on Saturday night after Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson added a new chapter of grit and courage to the UFC canon. It was an instant all-time classic, and personally, the best fight I have ever witnessed live when you factor in the importance of the bout to a champion's legacy (his record-breaking sixth light-heavyweight title defense), the aura that surrounds him and the monumental odds stacked against the challenger. Coming on the heels of last weekend's boxing megafight with Floyd Mayweather and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, a match that boasted interesting pre-fight color but went somewhat dull in action, this was a reminder of just where mixed martial arts can go, possibly with the charismatic Jones leading the way. For now though, some fans still don't seem to want to let him take us there. When the decision was read ...
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