Tag "LEGACY"

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

Around the world of MMA: September 13-14

Reviews Bellator 226: Bader vs. Kongo Bellator MMA hosted an event at the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Saturday, September 7th that was broadcast exclusively online on DAZN: Heavyweight Ryan Bader (c) vs. Cheick Kongo No Contest (accidental eye poke) 1 3:52 Featherweight Derek Campos def. Daniel Straus Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-25, 30-25) 3 5:00 Featherweight Ádám Borics def. Pat Curran TKO (punches) 2 4:59 Featherweight Pedro Carvalho

Around the world of MMA: August 30-31

Reviews Bellator 225: Mitrione vs. Kharitonov 2 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut on Saturday, August 24th broadcast on Paramount Network: Heavyweight Sergei Kharitonov def. Matt Mitrione TKO (knee and punches) 2 1:24 Heavyweight Vitaly Minakov def. Timothy Johnson KO (punches) 1 1:45 Women’s Flyweight Alejandra Lara def. Taylor Turner TKO (punches) 1 3:44 Catchweight (175 lbs.) Yaroslav Amosov def. David Rickels Submission

MMA Freak July 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 (6/27/19) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Daniel Cormier (2)3) Henry Cejudo (3)4) Amanda Nunes (4)5) Khabib Nurmagomedov (5)6) Valentina Shevchenko (6)7) Kamaru Usman (7)8) Israel Adesanya (8)9) Dustin Poirier (9)10) Max