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Top 10 Fights of Feb, Mar, Apr and May 2017

Top 10 Fights of February 2017 10) Cheick Kongo TKO’s Oli Thompson – Bellator 172: Thomson vs. Pitbull 9) Wilson Reis decisions Ulka Sasaki – UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie 8) Dustin Poirier decisions Jim Miller – UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie 7) Chas Skelly TKO’s Chris Gruetzemacher – UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie 6) Germaine de Randamie decisions Holly Holm – UFC 208: Holm vs.

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 10 Recap

The episode opens with all of Team Dillashaw wearing their new Team Killashaw shirts in which Cody Garbrandt says that they are truly accepting their identities. Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw then proceed to start arguing while the weigh-ins between Hayder Hassan and Jesse Taylor are happening and assistant coaches Duane Ludwig from Team Dillashaw and coaches Justin Buchholz and Danny Castillo get into the argument as well. Dana White talks about how this match is an example of striker versus grappler since Hassan is primarily

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 9 Recap

In the Team Dillashaw locker room coach TJ Dillashaw talks to both Dhiego Lima and Gilbert Smith about his coaching strategy for the two. He says that he won’t be in either fighters corner but he will coach each fighter on how to defeat the other and won’t be biased towards either fighter, which both fighters agree to. Later on both coaches decide to take both teams on a night out on the town in a

Father’s Day 2017 Special: Top 10 MMA Father’s of the past year

It’s father’s day today and it is that time of the year to review the top 10 father’s in MMA of the past twelve months: 10) Eddie Gordon Lost his fight in the TUF house but had a win before the show and was shown bringing his baby boy to practice. 9) Mark Hunt Went overall even this year with one win, one loss to Alistair Overeem and a no

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 8 Recap

For strategies, Team Garbrandt is working with Hayder Hassan on his take down defense and keeping his striking sharp, while Team Dillashaw works on Joe Stevenson’s head movement to make sure he doesn’t get hit. Before the fight, Stevenson invites everyone from both teams to pray after the fight regardless of who wins or loses. During the actual fight, Hassan gets an uppercut on Stevenson which puts him on the floor and the fight

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 7 Recap

Team Dillashaw’s Joe Stevenson talks about his time during season two of The Ultimate Fighter and how he fought for the title against BJ Penn at one point. On Team Garbrandt, Justin Edwards talks about his time on The Ultimate Fighter and his flash knockout loss to Tony Ferguson on season thirteen of the show. He then talks about how he has a full time job and still does two a day training in preparation for fights. He further talks about

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 6 Recap

The episode opens up with Julian Lane talking about his time on season sixteen of The Ultimate Fighter and how after his time on the show he fought on several different regional shows. Home video then shows how Lane is a family man with his cousins and immediate family along with his daughters. During his training he talks about how he plans to stand with opponent Ramsey Nijem and if necessary pull a guillotine choke. He

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episodes 4 & 5 Recaps

Episode 4: Piece of Us The episode opens with members of Team Dillashaw shaving off part of their body hair to contribute to a birthday card for coach TJ Dillashaw as a birthday present. They also give him a cheese cake. Later on during a UFC Fight Night viewing, coach Cody Garbrandt comes by The Ultimate Fighter house to hang out with his team members. Also along with him are his girlfriend “Lunchbox”, UFC

Mother’s Day 2017 Special: Top 10 Mothers of the Past Year

As is tradition, MMA Freak is releasing a list of the best mothers in MMA over the past year. Here are the mom’s 10) Lisa Ellis  Lisa Ellis got one fight in this past year following her release from the UFC which was unfortunately a loss in Brazil. 9) Rachel Ostovich Over the past year, Rachel Ostovich fought only once in Invicta but lost to the up and coming Christine Ferea. 8) Cat Zingano

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episodes 2 & 3 Recaps

Episode 2: Eat Some Souls During the first part of the episode, coaches Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw get into an argument over what really happened in regards to Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male. Garbrandt and Team Alpha Male coach and founder Urijah Faber claim that Dillashaw left to join the former striking coach of Team Alpha Male Duane Ludwig while Dillashaw claims that Faber threw Dillashaw out of the gym. Background videos shows Tom Gallicchio getting into a