10 Reasons to Watch UFC 171

Saturday night’s UFC 171 will feature a main event that should serve to fill the welterweight championship void created by Georges St. Pierre’s abrupt departure. And that’s a good thing. But in case that alone is not enough of a reason to make you tune in, there are many other aspects to the event that should serve as motivation. Don’t you want to know how Hector Lombard’s judo stacks up against Jake Shields’ jiu-jitsu? Or if Carlos Condit or Tyron Woodley deserves the next crack at the belt? And what about seeing if Diego Sanchez has enough left in his tank for a gutsy, all-heart performance? Here, then, are 10 reasons you should watch UFC 171.