Tag "Ben Askren"

MMA Freak November 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (10/31/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Tyron Woodley (6) 6) Henry Cejudo (7) 7) Demetrious Johnson (8)

Around the world of MMA: November 3rd

MMA News On October 27th it was reported by various news outlets such as that a historic “trade” was being negotiated between the UFC and the Asian One Championship promotion. The fighters traded were Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson from the UFC for One Championship’s Ben Askren. Johnson recently lost the UFC Flyweight Championship to Henry Cejudo at UFC 227 on August 4th while Askren last defended the One Welterweight Championship on November 24th of last year against

MMA Freak December 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 (11/29/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Georges St-Pierre (2) – Recently returned to action for the first time in almost four years to win. 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (4) 5) Max Holloway (5) 6) Daniel Cormier (6) 7) Amanda Nunes (7) 8) Cristiane Justino (8) 9)

MMA Freak November 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 (10/26/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Georges St-Pierre (N/A) – Recently returned to action for the first time in almost four years to win. 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (4) 5) Max Holloway (7) 6) Daniel Cormier (8) 7) Amanda Nunes (9) 8) Cristiane Justino

Back to school 2017 special: Top 10 most educated fighters of the past year

The original list was updated in a recent video and now the recurring series is set to continue with the update below: 10) Takeya Mizugaki Suffered one loss which resulted in his getting cut from the UFC but is now fighting for Absolute Championship Berkut. Of note is that he only makes this list because of his Masters Degree in electrical engineering. 9) Tonya Evinger Tonya Evinger went even this year

Around the world of MMA: June 1-3

There was a few good fight night events that took place over the weekend and things are going to ramp up this week: Reviews One Championship: Dynasty of Heroes One Championships hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on May 26 on IPPV: Women’s Atomweight Angela Lee (c) def. Istela Nunes Submission (anaconda choke) 2 2:18 Welterweight Ben Askren (c) def. Agilan Thangalapani Submission (arm triangle

Top 10 MMA Welterweights: June 2016

Note Tyron Woodley is ineligible for the rankings. Also the rankings are an open ballots on the mmaforum.com: Top 10 MMA Welterweights (5/29/16) 1) Robbie Lawler (1)  Robbie Lawler will be defending his title against Tyron Woodley at UFC 201 on July 30th in Atlanta, Georgia. The question is whether Lawler will survive another war and Woodley is an opponent that cannot be taken lightly. 2) Stephen Thompson (4) Without a doubt, Stephen Thompson earned the

MMA Freak May 2016 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings to be determined by an open ballot on the mmaforum.com. Previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (3/10/16) 1) Dominick Cruz (1) – Will defend his title against Urijah Faber at UFC 199 in Inglewood, CA on Sat, June 4th. 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Urijah Faber (4) 4) Marlon Moraes (6) 5) Renan Barao (3) tied 6) Raphael Assucano (N/A) tied 6) Bibiano Fernandez (5) 8) Thomas