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MMA Freak February 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 (1/31/19) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Daniel Cormier (2)3) Henry Cejudo (3)4) Amanda Nunes (4)5) TJ Dillashaw (5)6) Cristiane Justino (6)7) Tyron Woodley (7)8) Max Holloway (8)9) Khabib Nurmagomedov (9)10) Ryan

MMA Freak January 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 (12/28/19) 1) Jon Jones (N/A) 2) Daniel Cormier (1) 3) Henry Cejudo (8) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) TJ Dillashaw (2) 6) Cristiane Justino (3) 7) Tyron Woodley (5) 8)

Top 10 Fights of December 2018

10) Jimmy Crute beats Paul Craig via submission – UFC Fight Night 142 This was a quick submission at a UFC Fight Night event and it went well. 9) Lyoto Machida defeats Rafael Carvalho via decision – Bellator 213 Lyoto Machida has a tendency to fight close matches and this was the case in his Bellator MMA debut against promotion veteran Rafael Carvalho. 8) Edson Barboza TKOs Dan Hooker –

Around the world of MMA: December 14-15

Reviews UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Saturday, December 8th on PPV: Featherweight Max Holloway (c) def. Brian Ortega TKO (doctor stoppage) 4 5:00 Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko def. Joanna Jędrzejczyk Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Welterweight Gunnar Nelson def. Alex Oliveira Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:17 Featherweight Hakeem Dawodu def. Kyle Bochniak Decision (split) (28-29,

Top 10 Fights of April & March 2018

Top 10 Fights of March 2018 10) Nate Jemmerman submits John DeVall – Legacy Fighting Alliance 34: Watley vs. Jenkins 9) Ricky Simon defeats Vinicius Zani via knockout – Legacy Fighting Alliance 36: Simon vs. Zani 8) Mackenzie Dern defeats Ashley Yoder via split decision – UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya 7) Kristina Williams defeats Emily Ducote via split decision – Bellator 195: Caldwell vs. Higo 6) Darrion Caldwell defeats

Around the world of MMA: April 20-21

There were a few good fight night level events that took place over the weekend and more coming this weekend: Reviews Bellator 197: Chandler vs. Girtz Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Family Arena in St. Charles, Miss on Fri, Apr 13 on the Paramount Network: Lightweight Michael Chandler def. Brandon Girtz Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 4:00 Featherweight A.J. McKee def. Justin Lawrence Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3

Around the world of MMA: April 13-14

There were some good events this last weekend and there will be some good ones this coming weekend as well: Reviews Bellator 196: Henderson vs. Huerta BMMA hosted an event at the Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary on Fri, Apr 6 on Paramount Network: Lightweight Benson Henderson def. Roger Huerta Submission (guillotine choke) 2 0:49 Featherweight Adam Borics def. Teodor Nikolov KO (flying knee) 2 1:30 Women’s Flyweight Denise

Around the world of MMA: January 26-27

There were two good events this weekend as it was the UFC and Bellator competing for viewer numbers: Reviews Bellator 192: Rampage vs. Sonnen Bellator MMA hosted an event at The Forum in Inglewood, CA on Saturday, January 20 on the Paramount Network: Heavyweight Chael Sonnen def. Quinton Jackson Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Rory MacDonald def. Douglas Lima (c) Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 49-45, 49-46) 5 5:00