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Around the world of MMA: May 6-8

This weekend was an off weekend when it comes to MMA but things are warming up. Here’s everything upcoming: Reviews: Titan FC 38: Carl vs. Muhammad  Titan FC hosted an event at the Miccosukee Casino in Miami, Florida on April 30th broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Belal Muhammad def. Steve Carl via TKO (Strikes) at 4:07 of Round 4 Jason Novelli vs. Yosdenis Cedeno declared a Split Draw (29-28, 28-29,

Around the world of MMA: March 11-12

If this last weekend demonstrated anything it’s anything can happen in MMA. Here are the reviews and previews: Reviews: UFC 196: McGregor vs. Diaz The UFC hosted an event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, March 5th on pay-per-view: Welterweight Nate Diaz def. Conor McGregor Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:12 Women’s Bantamweight Miesha Tate def. Holly Holm (c) Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) 5 3:30 Light

Around the world of MMA: January 22-23

Two major events took place this weekend and MMA Freak was able to cover one of the events. Here they all are: Reviews: Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova Invicta FC hosted their first event at the OC Fair Grounds in Costa Mesa on Jan. 16th which MMA Freak covered: Featherweight Brazil Cristiane Justino (c) def. Russia Daria Ibragimova KO (punches) 1 4:58 Strawweight Brazil Livia Renata Souza (c) def.

Invicta FC 15 Recap

The Hangar at the OC Fair and Event Center was alive last night Saturday, January 17th as Invicta Fighting Championships opened their 2016 with a high profile card. The event was broadcast on UFC Fight Pass and and featured the return of Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino to defend her belt against promotional newcomer Daria Ibragimova. Ibragimova attempted take downs the whole night and was able to grab ahold of her leg but was never

Around the world of MMA: January 15-17

It was a calm weekend when it came to major MMA but things now light up with some exciting fights. Here they are: Reviews: CFFC 55: Lentz vs. Algeo Cage Fury Fighting Championships opened their 2016 with a two day event, the second on Jan 9 being pro fights: Katlyn Chookagian WIN vs Isabelly Varela Decision (Unanimous) Plinio Cruz WIN vs Joe ‘Bazooka’ Stripling Decision (Unanimous) Bassil Hafez WIN vs

Around the world of MMA: October 9th

The UFC had another great fight card and UFC Fight Pass became more international. Here are the results and all: Reviews: UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson The UFC hosted an event at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas broadcast on pay-per-view on Saturday, Oct. 3rd: Light Heavyweight Daniel Cormier (c) def. Alexander Gustafsson Decision (split) (47-48, 48-47, 49-46) 5 5:00 Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Rashad Evans Decision (unanimous) (30-27,

Around the world of MMA: October 2-4

It was another good weekend and now another month has passed. With that here are the coming weekend’s events: Review: UFC Fight Night: Barnett vs. Nelson The UFC returned to the “Land of the Rising Sun” aka Japan with a fight card Saturday night live on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Josh Barnett def. Roy Nelson Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) 5 5:00 Middleweight Uriah Hall def. Gegard Mousasi TKO (jumping

Around the world of MMA: June 19-20

Last weekend had some shockers but this weekend will bring a long awaited bout and some testers. Here they are: Reviews: UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum The UFC had a successful return to Mexico City, Mexico for a pay-per-view card that certainly delivered with battles: Heavyweight Fabrício Werdum (ic) def. Cain Velasquez (c) Submission (guillotine choke) 3 2:13 Lightweight Eddie Alvarez def. Gilbert Melendez Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3

Around the world of MMA: June 13

So it was a good weekend with some exciting fights and the monthly UFC pay-per-view is coming up. Here they are: Reviews: UFC Fight Night: Boetsch vs. Henderson The UFC hosted an event at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 6th on Fox Sports 1: Middleweight Dan Henderson def. Tim Boetsch KO (punches) 1 0:28 Heavyweight Ben Rothwell def. Matt Mitrione Submission (gogó choke) 1 1:54

MMA Freak Women’s Combined Rankings May 2015

Due to time constraints, all of the women’s MMA rankings categories will be updated as once. Rankings follows: Top 10 Women’s P4P Rankings (3/31/15) 1) Ronda Rousey (1) 2) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (2) 3) Barb Honchak (3) 4) Jessica Aguilar (4) 5) Herica Tiburcio (5) 6) Michelle Waterson (6) 7) Marloes Coenen (7) 8) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) 9) Miesha Tate (9) 10) Bethe Correia (10) P4P contenders rankings: Carla Esparza,