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The most influential UFC fights

Updated: July 10, 2009, 1:46 PM ET
By Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

With UFC 100 just days away, we're taking a look back at the bouts that made a dramatic difference in Octagon perceptions, both in and out of the cage. (Part 1, with the first half of the top 10, can be viewed here.)

5. Royce Gracie versus Matt Hughes (UFC 60, May 27, 2006)

If you're inclined to gauge how much the sport of mixed martial arts evolved during Gracie's 11-year absence from the UFC, you can either (A) spend hours pouring over fight footage ...

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