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MMA Freak January 2019 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 (12/28/19) 1) Jon Jones (N/A) 2) Daniel Cormier (1) 3) Henry Cejudo (8) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) TJ Dillashaw (2) 6) Cristiane Justino (3) 7) Tyron Woodley (5) 8)

Top 10 Fights of July 2018

10) Khalil Rountree Jr. defeats Gokhan Saki via technical knockout – UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier To say that Khalil Rountree Jr. shocked people by knocking out Gokhan Saki is an understatement considering the fact that Saki is known for his kickboxing career. However, Rountree proved that he can do exactly that. 9) Daniel Cormier defeats Stipe Miocic via knockout punches victory  – UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier Daniel Cormier made history against Stipe Miocic by becoming

Around the world of MMA: August 2-7

Reviews UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 28th broadcast on Fox: Lightweight Dustin Poirier def. Eddie Alvarez TKO (punches and elbow) 2 4:05 Featherweight José Aldo def. Jeremy Stephens TKO (punches) 1 4:19 Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk def. Tecia Torres Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Alexander Hernandez def. Olivier Aubin-Mercier Decision

Around the world of MMA: July 27-31

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith The UFC hosted an event at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany on Sun, July 22 broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Light Heavyweight Anthony Smith def. Maurício Rua KO (elbow and punches) 1 1:29 Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson def. Glover Teixeira Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Abu Azaitar def. Vitor Miranda Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Marcin

Around the world of MMA: April 20-21

There were a few good fight night level events that took place over the weekend and more coming this weekend: Reviews Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Miss on Fri, Apr 13 on the Paramount Network: Lightweight Michael Chandler def. Brandon Girtz Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 4:00 Featherweight A.J. McKee def. Justin Lawrence Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3

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