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MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2017

Another year has come and gone and finally here are this year’s Hall of Fame inductees with the nominee rules: “The Hall of Fame classes are decided by an open ballot which all writers for the site are eligible to cast. Each writer has the power to vote for up to ten individuals ranked from lowest (10) to highest (1) with the highest ranks being given priority. The top five

Top 10 Fights of June & July 2017

Top 10 Fights of June 2017 10) Hayder Hassan defeats Joe Stevenson via knockout – The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption 9) Douglas Lima defeats Lorenz Larkin via unanimous decision – Bellator 180/NYC: Silva vs. Sonnen 8) Vitor Belfort defeats Nate Marquardt via unanimous decision – UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway 7) Neiman Gracie defeats Dave Marfone via rear-naked choke submission – Bellator 180/NYC 6) Chael Sonnen defeats Wanderlei Silva via unanimous

Around the world of MMA: July 1

There were two good events that happened this last weekend that had more then a few bizarre instances at both: Reviews Bellator NYC/Bellator 180 Bellator hosted their first event at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on June 24 on pay-per-view: Light Heavyweight Chael Sonnen def. Wanderlei Silva Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Dave Marfone Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:27 Heavyweight

Around the world of MMA: June 24-25

There was a fight night event this last weekend and there are going to be two different events this coming weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia The UFC hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on June 17th on UFC Fight Pass: Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm def. Bethe Correia KO (head kick and punch) 3 1:09 Heavyweight Marcin Tybura def. Andrei Arlovski Decision (unanimous)