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Around the world of MMA: July 11-16

Reviews UFC 239: Jones vs. Santos The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada as the culmination of UFC International Fight Week. The event was hosted on Saturday, July 6th and was broadcast on pay-per-view and on ESPN: Light Heavyweight Jon Jones (c) def. Thiago Santos Decision (split) (48-47, 48-47, 47-48) 5 5:00 Women’s Bantamweight Amanda Nunes (c) def. Holly Holm TKO (head kick and punches)

Around the world of MMA: July 6-9

Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 70: Ferreira vs. Martin Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at The Sylvee in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday, June 28th that was broadcast on AXS TV: Heavyweight Brett Martin def. Renan Ferreira Disqualification (illegal strikes) 1 3:21 Welterweight Mark Lemminger def. Isaac Steele Submission (guillotine choke) 2 3:14 Featherweight Jake Childers def. Jamey Simmons KO (knee) 1 0:13 Welterweight Dante Schiro def. Rmandel Cameron Decision (unanimous)

MMA Freak June 2019 Women’s Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (5/31/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Jessica Andrade (4) 5) Tatiana Suarez (N/A) 6) Rose Namajunas (5) 7) Holly Holm (6) 8)

MMA Freak May 2019 Women’s Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (4/30/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Jessica Andrade (N/A) 5) Rose Namajunas (4) 6) Holly Holm (5) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) 8)

MMA Freak April 2019 Women’s Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (2/28/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (3) 3) Cristiane Venacio (2) 4) Rose Namajunas (4) 5) Holly Holm (5) 6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) 7) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7) 8)

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.