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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)

Around the world of MMA: Kid Yamamoto dies at 41

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Oliynyk The UFC hosts an event at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia on Sat, September 15th on UFC Fight Pass: Heavyweight Oleksiy Oliynyk def. Mark Hunt Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:26 Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Nikita Krylov Submission (arm-triangle choke) 2 2:41 Heavyweight Shamil Abdurakhimov def. Andrei Arlovski Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Alexey Kunchenko def. Thiago Alves Decision

Around the world of MMA: September 15th

Reviews Absolute Championship Berkut 89: Abdulvakhabov vs. Bagov 3 ACB hosted an event at the Basket-Hall in Krasnodar, Russia on Saturday, September 8th broadcast on Facebook: ACB Lightweight Championship Russia Ali Bagov def. Russia Abdul-Aziz Abdulvakhabov Decision (Majority) 5 5:00 ACB Welterweight Championship Russia Albert Tumenov def. Brazil Ciro Rodrigues TKO (Punches) 3 4:53 ACB Middleweight Championship Russia Albert Duraev (c) def. Poland Piotr Strus Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00 Featherweight

Top 10 Fights of February 2018

2018 continues to roll along and there were so many good fights this last month, primarily in knockout finishes: 10) Vadim Nemkov beats Liam McGeary via technical knockout – Bellator 194: Mitrione vs. Nelson 2 Capitalizing on an opportunity, Vadin Nemkov was able to get a TKO win against former champ Liam McGeary. 9) Damon Jackson defeats Chris Pecero via technical submission – Legacy FA 33: Willis vs. Stewart Damon Jackson was able to

Around the world of MMA: February 16-18

It was a great pay-per-view this last weekend and this coming weekend is full of several fight night level events: Reviews UFC 221: Romero vs. Rockhold The UFC hosted an event at the Perth Arena in Perth, Australia on Sunday, February 11th broadcast on pay-per-view: Catchweight (187.7 lbs) Yoel Romero def. Luke Rockhold KO (punches) 3 1:48 Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Mark Hunt Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-26, 29-27) 3 5:00

Around the world of MMA: February 11th

It was a good weekend of fight night level events and this coming weekend there will be some more events coming: Reviews CES 48: Wiuff vs. Rebello CES hosted an event at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island on Friday, February 2nd broadcast on AXS: Greg Rebello def Travis Wiuff Lose KO/TKO, 0:23 R1 Dinis Paiva def Kevin Barberena Unanimous Dec Tim Caron def Timothy Woods KO/TKO, 1:23