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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

MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2017

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 ten individuals ranked from lowest (10) to highest (1) with the highest ranks being given priority. The top five

MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2016

Today is the kickoff of the 5th Annual MMA Freak Awards. This year MMA Freak is collaborating with Fanboy Nation to announce the MMA Freak Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The guidelines for the Hall of Fame are listed as below: “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

Left out in the cold or what helped Holm and McGregor get gold

Fighting stances. Do you take them for granted? Holly Holm and Conor McGregor didn’t. Today they reign supreme. Both McGregor and Holm won their title bouts, against Jose Aldo and Ronda Rousey respectively, throwing hard lefts. You don’t have to be a southpaw to get in a powerful left. Holm caught Ronda with a slick and quick lead left head kick and she’s not a southpaw. What is a southpaw

Best of 2014 Series: MMA Freak Hall of Fame, Class of 2014

The end of 2014 approaches and it’s once again time to start the MMA Freak Best of 2014 Awards. As is the tradition, the first award category will be the MMA Freak Hall of Fame, Class of 2014. This is MMA Freak’s equivalent of the lifetime achievement award for those involved in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. Whether it be a fighter, a coach, an executive, a sanctioning individual,