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Around the world of MMA: July 19-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs. Ivanov The UFC hosts an event at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho on Saturday, July 14th broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Junior dos Santos def. Blagoy Ivanov Decision (unanimous) (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Sage Northcutt def. Zak Ottow KO (punches) 2 3:13 Featherweight Rick Glenn def. Dennis Bermudez Decision (split) (30-27, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Niko Price def.

Around the world of MMA: July 13-17

Reviews UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, July 7 broadcast on pay-per-view: Heavyweight Daniel Cormier def. Stipe Miocic (c) KO (punches) 1 4:33 Heavyweight Derrick Lewis def. Francis Ngannou Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Mike Perry def. Paul Felder Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Anthony Pettis def. Michael Chiesa Submission (triangle

Top 10 MMA Featherweights: June 2016

The MMA Freak rankings to be determined by an open ballot on the mmaforum.com. Previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA Featherweights (4/28/16) 1) Conor McGregor (1)  Conor McGregor still has nothing scheduled but the rumor mill is stating that he will still face Nate Diaz. This would probably take place later in the summer because of schedules with all of the other champions and events. 2) Jose Aldo (2) For the time

MMA Freak April 2016 Rankings

Please note that the rankings are voted on by a panel of MMA Freak writers. Also previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 P4P Fighters (3/7/16) 1) Jon Jones (N/A) – Certainly looked like he was working off ring rust but won at UFC 197 just the same. 2) Demetrious Johnson (1) 3) Robbie Lawler (2) 4) Rafael dos Anjos (3) 5) Daniel Cormier (4) 6) Fabricio Werdum (5) 7) Luke Rockhold

Top 10 MMA Featherweights: March 2016

Please due to inactivity Chan Sung Jung is ineligible for the rankings. Also previous rankings are in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA Featherweights (1/14/16) 1) Conor McGregor (1)  Conor McGregor will be moving back down to featherweight after his loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 196. However, he is still hoping that a title defense will earn him a title shot at lightweight, but his loss to a top lightweight questions it. 2) Jose Aldo (2)

4th Annual MMA Freak Awards: Remaining Categories

In order to conclude the 4th Annual MMA Freak Awards the final categories are listed in this article. Here they are: Top 10 Moments of 2015 Honorable Mentions: UFC Fight Night Glasgow Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman The mainstream rise of Paige VanZant Demetrious Johnson’s last second submission Jon Jones reinstatement into the UFC UFC uniforms enforced “Stitch” Duran leaves the UFC UFC Fight Pass programming expansion Bellator sets cable

MMA Freak Freakcast #15

There were some technical difficulties but Matthew and Edson talked about various topics including UFC 196, Invicta FC 15 and the upcoming UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Bader.

4th Annual MMA Freak Awards: Top 10 Comebacks of 2015

There were a few good matches in which one fighter were dominating and the other was able to mount a comeback to take the match. The efforts of these fights are recognized by MMA Freak in the category for these finishes. The writers votes for the Top 10 Comebacks of 2015 are in and they are as follows: Top 10 Comebacks of 2015 10) Valdir Araujo‘s win against Steve Carl during The Ultimate Fighter: