Machida was an up-and-comer and Ortiz was still seen as one of the top fighters in the light-heavyweight division. Although ‘The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ came close with a surprise triangle, Machida would take home the win. If people did not think he was real before this, they did now. Mandatory Credit: Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE
Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida has been close to the top of the UFC light-heavyweight division for several years now and sees himself near to another title shot leading up to UFC 163. His unique style has confused most of his opponents and is usually very exciting to watch. In examining all of his success in the Octagon, here are are his top five best UFC moments.