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MMA Freak December 2018 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 MMA P4P Fighters (12/01/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Tyron Woodley (5) 6) Max Holloway (10) 7) Khabib Nurmagomedov (8) 8)

Around the world of MMA: December 7-8

Reviews UFC Fight Night: dos Santos vs. Tuivasa The UFC hosted an event at the Adelaide Entertainment Center in Adelaide, Australia on Dec. 1st on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Junior dos Santos def. Tai Tuivasa TKO (punches) 2 2:30 Light Heavyweight Maurício Rua def. Tyson Pedro TKO (punches) 3 0:43 Heavyweight Justin Willis def. Mark Hunt Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Anthony Rocco Martin def. Jake Matthews

MMA Freak November 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (10/31/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Tyron Woodley (6) 6) Henry Cejudo (7) 7) Demetrious Johnson (8)

Around the world of MMA: November 30 – December 1

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Ngannou 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Cadillac Arena in Beijing, China on Sunday, Nov. 24th broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Heavyweight Francis Ngannou def. Curtis Blaydes TKO (punches) 1 0:45 Heavyweight Alistair Overeem def. Sergey Pavlovich TKO (punches) 1 4:21 Bantamweight Yadong Song def. Vince Morales Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Li Jingliang def. David Zawada TKO (body

MMA Freak October 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (9/30/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Georges St-Pierre (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Henry Cejudo (7)

MMA Freak September 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (8/31/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (1) 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Cristiane Justino (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Georges St-Pierre (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (N/A) 7) Henry Cejudo (6)

MMA Freak August 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (7/29/18) 1) Daniel Cormier (2) 2) TJ Dillashaw (4) 3) Cristiane Justino (5) 4) Amanda Nunes (6) 5) Georges St-Pierre (7) 6) Henry Cejudo (N/A) 7) Demetrious Johnson (1)

MMA Freak July 2018 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Please note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (6/30/18) 1) Demetrious Johnson (tied 1) 2) Daniel Cormier (3) 3) Max Holloway (4) 4) TJ Dillashaw (5) 5) Cristiane Justino (6) 6) Amanda Nunes (7) 7) Georges St-Pierre

How the new weight classes will change MMA

Last year the Association of Boxing Commissions passed a 10 point plan to controlling weight cutting including adding four new weight classes towards the middle and upper range of weight classes in MMA. The new weight classes are geared towards making it easier for fighters to make weight and make lower risks along with the other rules in the 10 point plan that are going into affect. The UFC has pledged