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Around the world of MMA: April 6-7

It was a very slow weekend and now things are finally going to pick up in terms of exciting fight events all around: Reviews TPF 34: Sipe vs. Lewis The Tachi Palace hosted an in house promotion in Lemoore, California on Fri, Mar 29 broadcast on Sherdog.com. Previews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosts an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Friday, Apr 6 on

Top 10 Fights of October & November 2017

Top 10 Fights of October 2017 10) Mara Romero Borella defeated Kalindra Faria by submission victory – UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 9) Poliana Botelho defeated Pearl Gonzalez by unanimous decision win – UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 8) Londo Vannata and Bobby Green split draw due to a point deduction- UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee 7) Barb Honchak defeats Gillian Robertson via TKO – The Ultimate Fighter: A New

Around the world of MMA: November 16-19

There was a good fight night event over this weekend and there will be another good weekend fight night event: Reviews Bellator 187: McKee vs. Moore Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Friday, November 10th broadcast on Spike TV: Featherweight A.J. McKee def. Brian Moore Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 0:42 Women’s Featherweight Sinead Kavanagh def. Maria Casanova TKO (strikes) 1 0:34 Catchweight (161 pounds)

Around the world of MMA: November 10-11

One of the best fight cards of the year happened this last weekend and it’s hard for anything to top it this weekend: Reviews Bellator 186: Bader vs. Vassell Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pennsylvania on November 3 on Spike: Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader (c) def. Linton Vassell TKO (punches) 2 3:58 Women’s Flyweight Ilima-Lei Macfarlane def. Emily Ducote Submission (triangle armbar) 5

Top 10 Fights of June & July 2017

Top 10 Fights of June 2017 10) Hayder Hassan defeats Joe Stevenson via knockout – The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption 9) Douglas Lima defeats Lorenz Larkin via unanimous decision – Bellator 180/NYC: Silva vs. Sonnen 8) Vitor Belfort defeats Nate Marquardt via unanimous decision – UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway 7) Neiman Gracie defeats Dave Marfone via rear-naked choke submission – Bellator 180/NYC 6) Chael Sonnen defeats Wanderlei Silva via unanimous

MMA Freak July 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (6/28/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Jon Jones (N/A) 3) Conor McGregor (3) 4) Stipe Miocic (4) 5) Michael Bisping (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) – Was willing to face Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 213 but was turned down. 8) Cody Garbrandt (9) 9) Max Holloway

Around the world of MMA: July 11-16

UFC International Fight Week was a good week with Hall of Fame inductions and several fights that delivered: Reviews UFC 213: Romero vs. Whittaker The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, July 8th on pay-per-view: Middleweight Robert Whittaker def. Yoel Romero Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Heavyweight Alistair Overeem def. Fabrício Werdum Decision (majority) (28-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Curtis