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Around the world of MMA: March 9th

Reviews UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, March 2nd and was broadcast on pay-per-view and ESPN: Light Heavyweight Jon Jones (c) def. Anthony Smith Decision (unanimous) (48-44, 48-44, 48-44) 5 5:00 Welterweight Kamaru Usman def. Tyron Woodley (c) Decision (unanimous) (50-44, 50-44, 50-45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Ben Askren def. Robbie Lawler Technical Submission (bulldog choke) 1 3:20

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

Around the world of MMA: March 2nd

Reviews Bellator 217: Gallagher vs. Graham Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, February 23rd and that was broadcast on Paramount Network and DAZN: Bantamweight James Gallagher def. Steven Graham Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:31 Lightweight Myles Price def. Peter Queally Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Kiefer Crosbie def. Daniel Olejniczak Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 4:09 Featherweight Richie Smullen def. Adam

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)

Around the world of MMA: December 23rd

It was another good weekend of fights and with Christmas coming up things are going to slow down slightly: Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 29: Camus vs. Simon Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota on 12/15 on AXS: Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Chico Camus Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Lightweight Jeff Peterson def. Mike Richman Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00 Featherweight Nate Jennerman

Around the world of MMA: December 15-16

There was a fight night level event this last weekend but that’s going to change this coming weekend to be sure: Reviews Bellator 190: Carvalho vs. Sakara Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy on Sat., December 9th on Spike TV: Middleweight Rafael Carvalho (c) def. Alessio Sakara KO (elbow and punches) 1 0:44 Lightweight Brandon Girtz def. Luka Jelcic KO (punches) 1 1:57