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Around the world of MMA: May 23rd

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 13th that was broadcast on ESPN+: Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira def. Anthony Smith TKO (punches) 5 1:04 Heavyweight Ben Rothwell def. Ovince Saint Preux Decision (split) (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Drew Dober def. Alexander Hernandez TKO (punches) 2 4:25 Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Ray

Around the world of MMA: May 13-16

Reviews UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 9th that was broadcast on PPV: Lightweight Justin Gaethje def. Tony Ferguson TKO (punches) 5 3:39 Bantamweight Henry Cejudo (c) def. Dominick Cruz TKO (knee and punches) 2 4:58 Heavyweight Francis Ngannou def. Jairzinho Rozenstruik KO (punches) 1 0:20 Catchweight (150.5 lbs) Calvin Kattar def. Jeremy Stephens

MMA Freak Rankings March 2020

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also note that fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case exceptions are made: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (2/29/20) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Henry

Top 10 Kickboxers to Compete in MMA

It’s been a while since a non-monthly event or yearly top 10 has been posted but they are being brought back with the top 10 kickboxers. Please note that these rankings are done based on kickboxing careers. 10) Joe Schilling One of the more recent fighters on this list, Joe Schilling won multiple championships in Muay Thai before crossing over into the now top kickboxing organization Glory, in which he

MMA Freak Rankings February 2020

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also note that fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case exceptions are made: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/31/20) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Henry

8th Annual MMA Freak Awards (2019)

As does almost seem tradition, the MMA Freak Awards are coming out later then expected, though not as late this year. There will be another round of format changes this year: The Comeback of the Year category is once again being dropped in favor of bringing back the Article of the Year category. It should also be noted that in addition to the staff here at MMA Freak, votes were