It would be light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz, of course.
That’s because UFC president Dana White revealed exactly seven days ago that Blachowicz would defend his light heavyweight title against middleweight champion Israel Adesanya next year.
Truth be told, the timing of this news removed a lot of intrigue from what should have been a No. 1 contender fight Saturday night. The fight was still great on paper, but the stakes were greatly diminished.