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Around the world of MMA: September 13-14

Reviews Bellator 226: Bader vs. Kongo Bellator MMA hosted an event at the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Saturday, September 7th that was broadcast exclusively online on DAZN: Heavyweight Ryan Bader (c) vs. Cheick Kongo No Contest (accidental eye poke) 1 3:52 Featherweight Derek Campos def. Daniel Straus Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-25, 30-25) 3 5:00 Featherweight Ádám Borics def. Pat Curran TKO (punches) 2 4:59 Featherweight Pedro Carvalho

Around the world of MMA: September 7th

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Andrade vs. Zhang The UFC hosted an event at the Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre in Shenzhen, China on Saturday, August 31st broadcast on ESPN and ESPN+: Women’s Strawweight Zhang Weili def. Jéssica Andrade (c) TKO (knees and punches) 1 0:42 Welterweight Li Jingliang def. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos TKO (punches) 3 4:51 Flyweight Kai Kara-France def. Mark De La Rosa Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 29–28) 3

Around the world of MMA: March 29-31

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs. Pettis The UFC hosted an event at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday, March 23rd and it was broadcast on the ESPN+ online service: Welterweight Anthony Pettis def. Stephen Thompson KO (punches) 2 4:55 Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Justin Willis Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-26, 30-25) 3 5:00 Lightweight John Makdessi def. Jesús Pinedo Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Flyweight Jussier

MMA Freak February 2018 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/31/18) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Stipe Miocic (2) 3) Daniel Cormier (3) 4) Max Holloway (4) 5) Georges St-Pierre (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Amanda Nunes (7) 8) Cristiane Justino (8) 9) TJ Dillashaw (9) 10) Rose Namajunas (10) Top 10 MMA Flyweights (1/31/18) 1)

MMA Freak January 2018 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (12/31/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Stipe Miocic (3) 3) Daniel Cormier (6) 4) Max Holloway (5) 5) Georges St-Pierre (2) 6) Tyron Woodley (4) 7) Amanda Nunes (7) 8) Cristiane Justino (8) 9) TJ Dillashaw (9) 10) Rose Namajunas (10) Top 10 MMA Flyweights (12/31/17) 1)

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

MMA Freak October 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 (9/30/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Conor McGregor (2) 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (5) 5) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) – One of three title fights at UFC 217, defending against the rising Rose Namajunas. 6) Cody Garbrandt (7) 7) Max Holloway (8) 8) Daniel Cormier (9) 9) Amanda Nunes

Around the world of MMA: October 13-14

This weekend history was made and now there will be a lull in major fights but there will still be some good fights: Reviews Bellator 184: Dantas vs. Caldwell Bellator MMA hosts an event at the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma on Friday, October 6 on Spike: Bantamweight Darrion Caldwell def. Eduardo Dantas (c) Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) 5 5:00 Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez def. Daniel Straus Submission (triangle

Around the world of MMA: October 6-7

Last weekend was a little quiet but this weekend is going to feature two fights that will bring fireworks for sure: Reviews Absolute Championship Berkut 71: Yan vs. Mattos ACB hosted an event at the Dynamo Sports Palace in Moscow, Russia on Saturday, September 30th on YouTube: ACB Bantamweight Championship Russia Petr Yan def. Brazil Matheus Mattos KO (Punches) 3 2:27 Interim ACB Lightweight Championship Russia Eduard Vartanyan def. Russia