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Around the world of MMA: March 16th

Reviews ONE Championship: Reign of Valor ONE Championship hosted an event at the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar on Saturday, March 9th broadcast on the ONE Super App: ONE Welterweight Championship Sweden Zebaztian Kadestam (c) def. Kazakhstan Georgiy Kichigin TKO (Retirement) 2 5:00 Featherweight 70 kg Myanmar Phoe Thaw def. Indonesia Yohan Mulia Legowo TKO (Punches) 1 4:56 Heavyweight 120 kg Italy Mauro Cerilli def. Cameroon Alain Ngalani KO

Around the world of MMA: March 9th

Reviews UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, March 2nd and was broadcast on pay-per-view and ESPN: Light Heavyweight Jon Jones (c) def. Anthony Smith Decision (unanimous) (48-44, 48-44, 48-44) 5 5:00 Welterweight Kamaru Usman def. Tyron Woodley (c) Decision (unanimous) (50-44, 50-44, 50-45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Ben Askren def. Robbie Lawler Technical Submission (bulldog choke) 1 3:20

Around the world of MMA: March 2nd

Reviews Bellator 217: Gallagher vs. Graham Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, February 23rd and that was broadcast on Paramount Network and DAZN: Bantamweight James Gallagher def. Steven Graham Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:31 Lightweight Myles Price def. Peter Queally Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Kiefer Crosbie def. Daniel Olejniczak Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:09 Featherweight Richie Smullen def. Adam

Around the world of MMA: February 22 – 23

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Ngannou vs. Velasquez The UFC hosted an event at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona on Sunday, February 17th and was broadcast on ESPN and ESPN+: Heavyweight Francis Ngannou def. Cain Velasquez TKO (punches) 1 0:26 Lightweight Paul Felder def. James Vick Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Women’s Strawweight Cynthia Calvillo def. Cortney Casey Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Featherweight

Around the world of MMA: February 15 – 17

Reviews UFC 234: Whittaker vs. Gastelum The UFC hosted an event at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, February 10th (11th USA time) and that was broadcast on PPV: Middleweight Israel Adesanya def. Anderson Silva Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Lando Vannata def. Marcos Rosa Mariano Submission (kimura) 1 4:55 Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Rani Yahya Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-25) 3 5:00 Women’s

Around the world of MMA: February 9 – 10

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Assunção vs. Moraes 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Centro de Formação Olímpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza, Brazil on Saturday, February 2nd and was broadcast on ESPN+: Bantamweight Marlon Moraes def. Raphael Assunção Submission (guillotine choke) 1 3:17 Featherweight José Aldo def. Renato Moicano TKO (punches) 2 0:44 Welterweight Demian Maia def. Lyman Good Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:38 Lightweight Charles Oliveira def. David

Around the world of MMA: February 1 – 2

Reviews Bellator 214: Fedor vs. Bader Bellator MMA hosted an event at The Forum in Inglewood, California on Saturday, January 26th and was broadcast on the Paramount Network: Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Fedor Emelianenko KO (punches) 1 0:35 Featherweight Henry Corrales def. Aaron Pico KO (punches) 1 1:07 Heavyweight Jake Hager def. J.W. Kiser Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 2:09 Bantamweight Juan Archuleta def. Ricky Bandejas Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)3

2018 MMA Freak Awards: Viewers Choice

MMA Freak is underway choosing the best of 2018 and wants to hear from you the fans. This year the categories are as follows: Top 10 Upsets of 2018 Top 10 Comebacks of 2018 Top 10 Breakout Fighters of 2018 Top 10 Fighters of 2018 Top 10 Women of 2018 Top 10 Moments of 2018 Top 10 Knockouts of 2018 Top 10 Submissions of 2018 Top 10 Fights of 2018 Fans may vote for up to

Around the world of MMA: January 25-26

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Cejudo vs. Dillashaw The UFC hosted its’ first ESPN partnership event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Saturday, January 19th that broadcast on ESPN+: Flyweight Henry Cejudo (c) def. T.J. Dillashaw TKO (punches) 1 0:32 Heavyweight Allen Crowder def. Greg Hardy DQ (illegal knee) 2 2:28 Lightweight Gregor Gillespie def. Yancy Medeiros TKO (punches) 2 4:59 Flyweight Joseph Benavidez def. Dustin Ortiz Decision

Around the world of MMA: January 18-19

Previews Legacy Fighting Alliance 57: Zalal vs. Mariscal Legacy Fighting Alliance hosts an event at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado on Friday, January 18th to be broadcast on AXS TV: Featherweight Youssef Zalal vs. Jose Mariscal Welterweight Josh Cavan vs. Anthony Adams Welterweight Austin Jones vs. Calen Born Women’s Strawweight Madaline Meacham vs. Pauline Macias Middleweight Taylor Johnson vs. Aaron Chambers Lightweight Jonathan Wyderko vs. Matt Johnson Middleweight Adam