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MMA Freak December 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. 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 (12/01/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Tyron Woodley (5) 6) Max Holloway (10) 7) Khabib Nurmagomedov (8) 8)

Top 10 Fights of October & November 2018

October 2018 10) Benson Henderson defeated Saad Awad via decision – Bellator 208 9) Fedor Emelianenko defeated Chael Sonnen via TKO – Bellator 208 8) Macy Chiasson TKOs Larissa Pacheco – The Ultimate Fighter 28 7) Cheick Kongo defeated Timothy Johnson via knockout – Bellator 208 6) Sergei Kharintov defeated Roy Nelson via knockout – Bellator 207 5) Aspen Ladd defeated Tonya Evinger via TKO victory – UFC 229 Aspen

Around the world of MMA: Fedor beats Chael

Reviews Bellator 207: Mitrione vs. Bader Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. on Oct. 12 on Paramount Network: Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Matt Mitrione Decision (unanimous) (30-25, 30-24, 30-25) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Sergei Kharitonov def. Roy Nelson KO (punches and knee) 1 4:59 Welterweight Lorenz Larkin def. Ion Pascu Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Corey Browning def. Kevin Ferguson Jr.

Around the world of MMA: UFC 229 Brawl

Reviews UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, October 6th on pay-per-view: Lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov (c) def. Conor McGregor Submission (neck crank) 4 3:03 Lightweight Tony Ferguson def. Anthony Pettis TKO (corner stoppage) 2 5:00 Light Heavyweight Dominick Reyes def. Ovince Saint Preux Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Derrick Lewis def. Alexander Volkov KO

Around the world of MMA: April 13-14

There were some good events this last weekend and there will be some good ones this coming weekend as well: Reviews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosted an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Fri, Apr 6 on Paramount Network: Lightweight Benson Henderson def. Roger Huerta Submission (guillotine choke) 2 0:49 Featherweight Adam Borics def. Teodor Nikolov KO (flying knee) 2 1:30 Women’s Flyweight Denise

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

Around the world of MMA: September 30th

There was a good fight this weekend with several good finishes but also some snoozer fights happened as well: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami The UFC hosted an event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on Saturday, September 30th on FXX: Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux def. Yushin Okami Technical Submission (Von Flue choke) 1 1:50 Women’s Strawweight Jéssica Andrade def. Cláudia Gadelha Decision (unanimous)