It was a big week for the UFC and MMA in general and the events will effect the industry in the future. Here they are: Reviews UFC 200: Tate vs. Nunes UFC hosted the final Zuffa era event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, July 9th on PPV: Women’s Bantamweight Amanda Nunes def. Miesha Tate (c) Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:16 Heavyweight Brock Lesnar def. Mark
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The past few weeks have been pretty quiet when it comes to MMA but this week is going to be a very busy one: Previews UFC International Fight Week 2016 The third year that International Fight Week has taken place from July 5-10 with various events taking place throughout the week from the IMMAF World Championships to the UFC Fan Expo to various tournaments. The week will wrap up with the UFC
Note Tyron Woodley is ineligible for the rankings. Also the rankings are an open ballots on the mmaforum.com: Top 10 MMA Welterweights (5/29/16) 1) Robbie Lawler (1) Robbie Lawler will be defending his title against Tyron Woodley at UFC 201 on July 30th in Atlanta, Georgia. The question is whether Lawler will survive another war and Woodley is an opponent that cannot be taken lightly. 2) Stephen Thompson (4) Without a doubt, Stephen Thompson earned the
The MMA Freak rankings to be determined by an open ballot on the mmaforum.com. Previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (3/10/16) 1) Dominick Cruz (1) – Will defend his title against Urijah Faber at UFC 199 in Inglewood, CA on Sat, June 4th. 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Urijah Faber (4) 4) Marlon Moraes (6) 5) Renan Barao (3) tied 6) Raphael Assucano (N/A) tied 6) Bibiano Fernandez (5) 8) Thomas
Due to time constraints all of the top fights for the first third of the year will be here. Regardless top 10s are back: Top 10 Fights of January 10) Cristiane Justino’s knockout win over Daria Ibragimova – Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova 9) Livia Renata Souza’s TKO victory win of DeAnna Bennette – Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova 8) Bryce Mitchell’s submission win of Jorge Medina –
Please note that the rankings are voted on by a panel of MMA Freak writers. Also previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 P4P Fighters (3/7/16) 1) Jon Jones (N/A) – Certainly looked like he was working off ring rust but won at UFC 197 just the same. 2) Demetrious Johnson (1) 3) Robbie Lawler (2) 4) Rafael dos Anjos (3) 5) Daniel Cormier (4) 6) Fabricio Werdum (5) 7) Luke Rockhold
Ted talks about the fallout of UFC 196 wherein Nate Diaz might get a crack at Robbie Lawler at UFC 200.
Please note that due to inactivity Jon Jones and Anthony Pettis are ineligible for the rankings this month: Top 10 P4P Fighters (2/4/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) Demetrious Johnson is now officially set to face Henry Cejudo at UFC 197 next month in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Olympic gold medalist might in face be Johnson’s greatest challenge at the present considering their skill levels. 2) Robbie Lawler (2) There is no news as to when Robbie Lawler will most
Matthew and Edson talk about UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson, Dana White: Looking for a Fight and weight regulations. Of note is that
After two straight weeks of MMA there is going to be a bit of a break in major MMA. Here are minor events though: Reviews: Legacy Fighting Championship 51 Texas based Legacy FC hosted an event in Hinckley, Minnesota on Friday, February 5th broadcast on AXS TV: Manny Vazquez WIN 8 – 1 – 0 (Win – Loss – Draw) Ricardo ‘Carcacinha’ Lucas Ramos LOSS 8 – 1 – 0