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MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2018

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 five individuals ranked from lowest (5) to highest (1) with the highest ranks being given priority. The top five

Around the world of MMA: December 21st

Reviews Bellator 213: Macfarlane vs. Létourneau Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sat, Dec 15 broadcast on DAZN: Women’s Flyweight Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (c) def. Valérie Létourneau Submission (triangle choke) 3 3:19 Catchweight (186.5 lbs) Lyoto Machida def. Rafael Carvalho Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Ed Ruth Submission (rear-naked choke) 4 2:15 Light Heavyweight Liam McGeary

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: 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: October 27-28

There were some smaller fight cards this weekend and it will be the same this weekend going into Halloween week: Reviews Bellator 185: Mousasi vs. Shlemenko Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on October 20th on Spike TV: Middleweight Gegard Mousasi def. Alexander Shlemenko Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Zak Bucia Submission (neck crank) 2 2:27 Women’s

Around the world of MMA: October 18-21

Things are about to get busy again with the UFC after a week of much needed downtime for the general MMA public: Reviews Santa Ana College vs. Mount San Antonio College wrestling dual meet The Santa Ana College Dons and Mount San Antonio College at Santa Ana College on October 11th in CC wrestling: WT. Mt. SAC Santa Ana Winner Match Score Team Score 125 John Whisner Samuel Galdamez-Valle Mt.