Tag "Randa Markos"

Around the world of MMA: September 29-30

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anders The UFC hosted an event at the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Saturday, Sept 22 on Fox Sports 1: Light Heavyweight Thiago Santos def. Eryk Anders TKO (referee stoppage) 3 5:00 Welterweight Alex Oliveira def. Carlo Pedersoli TKO (punches) 1 0:39 Light Heavyweight Antônio Rogério Nogueira def. Sam Alvey TKO (punches) 2 1:00 Catchweight (141.6 lbs) Andre Ewell def. Renan

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: August 2-7

Reviews UFC on Fox: Alvarez vs. Poirier 2 The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 28th broadcast on Fox: Lightweight Dustin Poirier def. Eddie Alvarez TKO (punches and elbow) 2 4:05 Featherweight José Aldo def. Jeremy Stephens TKO (punches) 1 4:19 Women’s Strawweight Joanna Jędrzejczyk def. Tecia Torres Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Alexander Hernandez def. Olivier Aubin-Mercier Decision

Around the world of MMA: July 27-31

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Smith The UFC hosted an event at the Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany on Sun, July 22 broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Light Heavyweight Anthony Smith def. Maurício Rua KO (elbow and punches) 1 1:29 Light Heavyweight Corey Anderson def. Glover Teixeira Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Abu Azaitar def. Vitor Miranda Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Marcin

Around the world of MMA: February 3rd

There were some fight night level events this weekend which will be followed by some more this coming weekend: Reviews Bellator 193: Larkin vs. Gonzalez  Bellator MMA hosted an event at Pechanga Casino in Temecula, CA on Fri, Jan 26 on the Paramount Network: Catchweight (180 lbs) Lorenz Larkin def. Fernando Gonzalez Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Lightweight Saad Awad def. J.J. Ambrose Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Top 10 Fights of August 2017

It was a quiet month in August in terms of fights but there were some just the same and here are the best of them: Top 10 Fights of August 2017 10) Ciro Rodrigues TKOs David Michaud – Legacy Fighting Alliance 19: Michaud vs. Rodrigues Ciro Rodrigues was able to stand out in a fight where not much was going on in the MMA scene in general. 9) Mike Rodriguez knocks

Around the world of MMA: August 8-12

There was a pretty good fight night event but things are going to slow down significantly this month for reasons: Reviews Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 4 Dana White hosted an event at the UFC Training Centre in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tues., Aug. 1th on UFC Fight Pass: Middleweight Julian Marquez def. Phil Hawes KO (head kick) 2 2:20 Bantamweight Kyler Phillips def. James Gray TKO (elbows and

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.

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