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MMA Freak September 2016 Rankings

Due to suspensions Jon Jones, Brock Lesnar and Chad Mendes are ineligible for the rankings. Here they are: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (7/27/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) – Set to defend his title in December at the TUF 24 Finale against this season winner. 2) Dominick Cruz (2) 3) Daniel Cormier (3) 4) Conor McGregor (5) 5) Stipe Miocic (6) 6) Michael Bisping (7)  7) Eddie Alvarez (8) 8) Tyron Woodley (N/A) 9) Robbie

Hispanic American Heritage Month 2016 Special: Top 10 Hispanics of the past year

National Hispanic Heritage Month is once again upon the United States during the uneven time of September 15th to October 15th. As MMA Freak has done the past few years, the top 10 Hispanic fighters of the past year will be recognized and their accomplishments reviewed. This list is ranked on wins and quality of opponents: 10) Fernando Gonzalez Bellator MMA veteran Fernando Gonzalez fought and won against Gilbert Smith at Bellator 151 on

The Ultimate Fighter 24: Episode 4 Recap

The episode opens with second seeded Yoni Sherbatov talking about his past. When he was younger his family moved to Canada from Russia and he also talks about his extensive martial arts background. There is then footage of his personal life where he walks into his personal gym and introduces the audience to his brother. He then travels home where he introduces his family including his son, daughter and pregnant wife. His

The Ultimate Fighter 24: Episodes 1,2 & 3 Recaps

Episodes 1: The Tournament Begins The narrator and Dana White explain that for this season of The Ultimate Fighter it was decided to find a new contender for Demetrious Johnson‘s UFC Flyweight Championship. The reason for this is because Johnson has faced all of the top fighters already in the division. White goes onto explain that the fighters chosen are flyweight champions from different promotions around the world. A few fighters have already fought in

The Ultimate Fighter 24 Preview

Another season of The Ultimate Fighter is coming around with another unique format and a weight class which has never been used before. Here is the preview of everything going down this season: Weight Class This season is unique in that it will be the first TUF season to feature flyweights. As a result the season will be coached by flyweight fighters Henry Cejudo and Joseph Benavidez who have both fought for the UFC Flyweight Championship

Top 10 MMA Flyweights: August 2016

Please note that these rankings are determined by an open ballot on the mmaforum.com. Also previous ranks listed: Top 10 MMA Flyweights (4/28/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) Demetrious Johnson dropped out of a scheduled title defense against Wilson Reis at UFC 201 for an injury. Johnson is for sure defending his title against the winner of TUF 24 taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Dec. 3rd. 2) Joseph Benavidez (3) Following sometime off, Joseph Benavidez will