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Around the world of MMA: October 25-26

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Reyes vs. Weidman The UFC hosted an event at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on Friday, October 18th that was broadcast on the ESPN2 television network: Light Heavyweight Dominick Reyes def. Chris Weidman KO (punches) 1 1:43 Featherweight Yair Rodríguez def. Jeremy Stephens Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Greg Hardy vs. Ben Sosoli No Contest (overturned) 3 5:00 Lightweight Joe Lauzon def.

7th Annual MMA Freak Awards

This year’s MMA Freak Awards did come out later then originally planned but is now coming out. Like last year, there will be some changes to the format once again: With the exception of the Comeback of the Year category, the awards returns to a top 10 list. The Journalist of the Year category has been dropped this year in favor of bringing back the Comeback of the Year category.

Around the world of MMA: December 14-15

Reviews UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Saturday, December 8th on PPV: Featherweight Max Holloway (c) def. Brian Ortega TKO (doctor stoppage) 4 5:00 Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko def. Joanna Jędrzejczyk Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Welterweight Gunnar Nelson def. Alex Oliveira Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:17 Featherweight Hakeem Dawodu def. Kyle Bochniak Decision (split) (28-29,

Top 10 Fights of April & March 2018

Top 10 Fights of March 2018 10) Nate Jemmerman submits John DeVall – Legacy Fighting Alliance 34: Watley vs. Jenkins 9) Ricky Simon defeats Vinicius Zani via knockout – Legacy Fighting Alliance 36: Simon vs. Zani 8) Mackenzie Dern defeats Ashley Yoder via split decision – UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya 7) Kristina Williams defeats Emily Ducote via split decision – Bellator 195: Caldwell vs. Higo 6) Darrion Caldwell defeats

Around the world of MMA: May 4-6

There was a fight night level event that brought amount a good amount of nostalgia and more coming this weekend: Reviews Bellator 198: Fedor vs. Mir Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois on Sat, April 28th on Paramount Network: Heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko def. Frank Mir KO (punches) 1 0:48 Featherweight Emmanuel Sanchez def. Sam Sicilia Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 3:52 Catchweight (188 lbs) Rafael

Around the world of MMA: April 27-28

There were some good fight night level events this last weekend and next weekend some good events are coming up: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee The UFC hosted an event at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Saturday, April 21st on Fox Sports 1: Catchweight (157 lbs) Kevin Lee def. Edson Barboza TKO (doctor stoppage) 5 2:18 Featherweight Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson Decision (unanimous)