Tag "Gracie"

MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2019

As traditional here at MMA Freak, December is the month that we induct our annual hall of fame class. As is traditional, our class is full of prestigious members of the MMA community that have contributed to the sport. As is usual, here are the rules for the induction of the various Hall of Famers: “The Hall of Fame classes are decided by an open ballot which all writers for

Around the world of MMA: October 17-18

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Joanna vs. Waterson The UFC hosted an event at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida on Saturday, October 12th that was broadcast on the online ESPN+ service: Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk def. Michelle Waterson Decision (unanimous) (50–45, 50–45, 49–46) 5 5:00 Featherweight Cub Swanson def. Kron Gracie Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Niko Price def. James Vick KO (upkick) 1 1:44 Women’s Strawweight

Around the world of MMA: October 11-12

Reviews UFC 243: Whittaker vs. Adesanya The UFC hosted an event at the Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Australia on Sunday, October 6th Australian time (5th US) on the ESPN+ pay-per-view: Middleweight Israel Adesanya (ic) def. Robert Whittaker (c) KO (punches) 2 3:33 Lightweight Dan Hooker def. Al Iaquinta Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–26) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Sergey Spivak def. Tai Tuivasa Technical Submission (arm-triangle choke) 2 3:14 Welterweight Dhiego Lima