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MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings

Due to time constraints the MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings are compiled in this one article for further viewing: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/25/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1)  2) Daniel Cormier (2) 3) Conor McGregor (3)  4) Stipe Miocic (4) 5) Michael Bisping (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Jose Aldo (7) 8) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) – Now has a set opponent in Jessica Andrade at UFC 211 in Texas on

5th Annual MMA Freak Awards Results

The 5th Annual MMA Freak Awards are finally compiled in continued collaboration with fanboynation. The Following nine categories are listed below. Top 10 Upsets of 2016 Honorable Mentions Eric Shelton upsets Yori Sherbatov via rear naked choke technical submission on The Ultimate Fighter 24 Top 10 Upsets of 2016 10) Valentina Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm via uanimous decision at UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko 9) Cortney Casey upsets Randa Markos via verbal submission by an ambar at UFC 202: Diaz vs.

Dana and all of his “White Lies”

Long story short, was talking about some of Dana’s greatest hits earlier and the conversation went the way of “Dana says one thing and something else happens”. When he misses, he misses big sometimes, that guy. Got a little list started and want to see if the fine scholars of r/mma would like to add on to it. If some of these are incorrect, please post about it so it

Top 10 Fights of July & August 2016

Due to time constraints July and August’s top 10 fights are condensed in this one article. Here are the top picks: Top 10 Fights of July 10) Tatiana Suarez submits Kate Jackson – The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Claudia 9) Doo Ho Choi’s knockout victory over Thiago Tavares – The Ultimate Fighter Season 23 Finale 8) Cain Velasquez’s technical knockout victory over Travis Browne – UFC 200: Tate

Around the world of MMA: Bellator 160 & UFC on Fox 21

This last weekend was exciting and this coming weekend will also be exciting. Here are the reviews and previews: Reviews UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 20th broadcast on pay-per-view: Welterweight Conor McGregor def. Nate Diaz Decision (majority) (48-47, 47-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Light Heavyweight Anthony Johnson def. Glover Teixeira KO (punch) 1 0:13 Welterweight

Around the world of MMA: August 16-21

The Olympics is still underway and there are other things coming up this weekend. Here are all the previews: Reviews Combate Americas: Combate Osho Combate Americas hosted an event at the The Exchange in Los Angeles on August 11th broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: John Castaneda def. Angel Cruz TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:25 Hakob Ter-Petrosyan def. Jorge Hernandez TKO (Punches) Round: 2 Time: 2:25 Daniel Rodriguez def. Hector

Relive 15 of the best Conor McGregor quotes

UFC featherweight world champion, Conor  “The Notorious” McGregor , returns to action on August 20, as he looks to avenge his loss to Nate Diaz  at UFC 202 inside Las Vegas’ T Mobile Arena. Ahead of the much-anticipated welterweight bout, we look back at some of McGregor’s most iconic quotes, which have helped transform him into one of the sport’s most polarizing athletes: “I said football stadiums. I said world

Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters: July 2016

Please note that due to suspension Jon Jones is ineligible for the rankings. Also previous rankings in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters 1) Demetrious Johnson (2) Demetrious Johnson was going to defend his title against Wilson Reis but due to an injury had to withdraw. He still has time to defend his title before having to defend it against the TUF 24 winner who will earn a shot at him. 2) Dominick Cruz (3)