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MMA Freak Women’s Combined Rankings: December 2015

Note that due to inactivity Barb Honchak is ineligible for the rankings. Also note previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (12/11/15) 1) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (1) Cristiane Justino is no longer interested in dropping to bantamweight but will be fighting on January 16th. 2) Holly Holm (2) 3) Ronda Rousey (3) 4) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (4) 5) Miesha Tate (5) 6) Claudia Gadelha (6) 7) Michelle Waterson (7) 8) Alexis Davis

Around the World of MMA: December 10-12

This last weekend was slow but this coming week is going to be a busy one. With that here are the fight cards: Reviews: Bellator 147: Thomson vs. Villaseca Bellator MMA hosted an event at San Jose State University in San Jose, California on December 4th on Spike TV: Lightweight Josh Thomson def. Pablo Villaseca TKO (strikes) 2 3:59 Featherweight Daniel Weichel def. Georgi Karakhanyan Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Around the world of MMA: October 9th

The UFC had another great fight card and UFC Fight Pass became more international. Here are the results and all: Reviews: UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson The UFC hosted an event at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas broadcast on pay-per-view on Saturday, Oct. 3rd: Light Heavyweight Daniel Cormier (c) def. Alexander Gustafsson Decision (split) (47-48, 48-47, 49-46) 5 5:00 Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader def. Rashad Evans Decision (unanimous) (30-27,

Around the world of MMA: October 2-4

It was another good weekend and now another month has passed. With that here are the coming weekend’s events: Review: UFC Fight Night: Barnett vs. Nelson The UFC returned to the “Land of the Rising Sun” aka Japan with a fight card Saturday night live on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Josh Barnett def. Roy Nelson Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) 5 5:00 Middleweight Uriah Hall def. Gegard Mousasi TKO (jumping

MMA Freak Awards 2014 (Remaining categories)

Due to many set backs the remaining MMA Freak Awards for 2014 will now be awarded. Here are the voting results: Top 10 Fighters (either gender) Honorable Mentions: Donald Cerrone Myles Jury Anthony Johnson Yoel Romero Carla Esparza Bethe Correia Top 10 Fighters of 2014 1) TJ Dillashaw 2) Neil Magney 3) Robbie Lawler 4) Demetrious Johnson 5) Ronda Rousey 6) Fabricio Werdum 7) Jose Aldo 8) Emanuel Newton 9)

Reviewing The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned

This season of The Ultimate Fighter had a lot of hype surrounding it and without a doubt it delivered. There was also drama that went about every which way and only helped the ratings of the show. Overall the show also had a very unique spin to it as well as it was meant to crown a new champion and as a result featured many veterans of the sport. It will be

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 12 – It’s About to Get Real

The episode opens with Carla Esparza, Jessica Penne, and Felice Herrig in their shared bed room talking and bonding despite the fact that Esparza and Penne will be fighting. Next day at practice head coach Anthony Pettis and the rest of the coaching staff wonder how the practice arrangements should be done. Pettis makes the comment that Esparza and Penne probably don’t care about the arrangements due to their close friendship. During practice the respective fighters

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 11 – Best Job in the World

Before their fight Carla Esparza still expresses her belief that it was unfair for Tecia Torres to get a second chance in the show. Torres than talks about how she and Esparza were supposed to face each other. After Torres defeated Felice Herrig in their final match in Invicta FC, Esparza walked into the cage and called her out for their next match. She also talks about how she was expecting this fight to take place

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 10 – Fighting For Themselves

The episode opens with Aisling Daly and Justine Kish saying hello to each other in the morning with Daly mentioning that she isn’t in the house to make friends. Kish then goes to friend Daly’s opponent and Kish’s friend Jessica Penne and says she feels Daly doesn’t like her. Penne however wants to stay out of the drama in the house and concentrate on her training. She goes to the gym later that day and works primarily

The Ultimate Fighter 20: episode 9 – Don’t Talk to Me

The episode opens up with Team Melendez deciding to party in celebration of backing up their sole quarterfinalist in Rose Namajunas and start to get a little on the rowdy side. During a sleepover, Tecia Torres is bothered by their loud behavior and moves rooms. The next day she trades rooms with Angela Magana and rooms with Heather Jo Clark. Then Team Pettis discusses the coaching situation and decides to split the team into morning and evening teams