Tag "LEGACY"

Around the world of MMA: February 7-8

Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 81: Emmers vs. Barosa Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at the Costa Mesa Hall at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa, California on Jan 31 on UFC Fight Pass: Featherweight Jamall Emmers def. Rafael Barosa Submission (arm-triangle choke) 3 2:39 Catchweight (160) Jacob Rosales def. Salaiman Ahmadyar Dec (una) 3 5:00 Welterweight Christian Aguilera def. Gláucio Eliziário Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Women’s

Around the world of MMA: January 31st

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos The UFC hosted an event at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, January 25th that was broadcast online on ESPN+ service: Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Junior dos Santos TKO (punches) 2 1:06 Welterweight Michael Chiesa def. Rafael dos Anjos Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Flyweight Alex Perez def. Jordan Espinosa Technical Submission 1 2:33 Women’s Strawweight Angela

Around the world of MMA: January 17-18

Reviews ONE Championship: A New Tomorrow ONE Championship hosted an event at the IMPACT Arena in Bangkok, Thailand on Friday, January 10th that was broadcast on the ONE App: ONE Muay Thai Flyweight Championship Rodtang Jitmuangnon (c) def. Jonathan Haggerty TKO (3 Knockdown Rule) 3 2:39 W.Atomweight Stamp Fairtex def. Puja Tomar TKO (Elbows) 1 4:27 Muay Thai Bantamweight 66 kg Thailand Sangmanee Sor Tienpo def. Japan Kenta Yamada Decision

Around the world of MMA: December 1st

Reviews ONE Championship: Edge Of Greatness One Championship hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on Friday, November 22 broadcast on TNT and ONE app: ONE Muay Thai Bantamweight Championship Thailand Nong-O Gaiyanghadao (c) def. Thailand Saemapetch Fairtex KO (Punch) 4 1:46 Lightweight 77 kg Singapore Amir Khan def. Malaysia Ev Ting Decision (Split) 3 5:00 Catchweight 68.5 kg United States Troy Worthen def. China Chen

Around the world of MMA: November 22-23

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Jacaré The UFC hosted an event at the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Saturday, November 16th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ service: Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Ronaldo Souza Decision (split) (48–47, 47–48, 48–47) 5 5:00 Light Heavyweight Maurício Rua vs. Paul Craig Draw (split) (29–28, 28–29, 28–28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Charles Oliveira def. Jared Gordon KO (punches) 1 1:26

Around the world of MMA: November 14-16

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Zabit vs. Kattar The UFC hosted an event at the CSKA Arena in Moscow, Russia that was broadcast on Saturday, November 9th which aired on the ESPN+ service: Featherweight Zabit Magomedsharipov def. Calvin Kattar Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Alexander Volkov def. Greg Hardy Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Danny Roberts def. Zelim Imadaev KO (punch) 2 4:54 Light Heavyweight

MMA Freak October 2019 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 (9/29/19) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Henry Cejudo (2)3) Amanda Nunes (3)4) Khabib Nurmagomedov (4)5) Valentina Shevchenko (5)6) Kamaru Usman (6)7) Israel Adesanya (7)8) Max Holloway (8)9) Stipe Miocic (9)10) Daniel Cormier

Top 10 Fights of August 2019

10) Yaroslav Amosov submits David Rickels – Bellator 225 Yaroslav Amosov demonstrated masterful grappling and control against David Rickels, eventually securing a D’Arce choke in the second round. 9) Alejandra Lara technically knocks out Taylor Turner – Bellator 225 Choosing to move up in weight, Alejandra Lara was able to win her bantamweight debut against Taylor Turner but voiced a flyweight return due to the struggle against Turner. 8) Lucas