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Top 10 Fights of January 2018

The new year started out with many fights that could be knockouts of the year both on the elite and rising levels: 10) Abdul Razak Alhassan defeated Sabah Homosi via knockout – UFC 220: Miocic vs. Ngannou One of two Performance of the Night winners for UFC 220, this is just the first of many knockouts for this month. 9) Gian Villante defeats Francimar Barroso via split decision victory – UFC 220:

MMA Freak January 2018 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (12/31/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Stipe Miocic (3) 3) Daniel Cormier (6) 4) Max Holloway (5) 5) Georges St-Pierre (2) 6) Tyron Woodley (4) 7) Amanda Nunes (7) 8) Cristiane Justino (8) 9) TJ Dillashaw (9) 10) Rose Namajunas (10) Top 10 MMA Flyweights (12/31/17) 1)

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

Around the world of MMA: January 20th

There were quite a few fight night level event this last weekend but this coming weekend will ramp things up a bit: Reviews Invicta FC 27: Kaufman vs. Kianzad Invicta FC hosted an event at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri on Sat, Jan 13 on UFC Fight Pass: Catchweight (136.7 lbs) Sarah Kaufman def. Pannie Kianzad Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Flyweight Vanessa Porto def.

MMA Freak December 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (11/29/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Georges St-Pierre (2) – Recently returned to action for the first time in almost four years to win. 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (4) 5) Max Holloway (5) 6) Daniel Cormier (6) 7) Amanda Nunes (7) 8) Cristiane Justino (8) 9)

MMA Freak November 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (10/26/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Georges St-Pierre (N/A) – Recently returned to action for the first time in almost four years to win. 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (4) 5) Max Holloway (7) 6) Daniel Cormier (8) 7) Amanda Nunes (9) 8) Cristiane Justino

MMA Freak October 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (9/30/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Conor McGregor (2) 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Tyron Woodley (5) 5) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) – One of three title fights at UFC 217, defending against the rising Rose Namajunas. 6) Cody Garbrandt (7) 7) Max Holloway (8) 8) Daniel Cormier (9) 9) Amanda Nunes

MMA Freak September 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (8/30/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Conor McGregor (2) 3) Stipe Miocic (3) 4) Michael Bisping (4) 5) Tyron Woodley (5) 6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) 7) Cody Garbrandt (7) 8) Max Holloway (8) 9) Daniel Cormier (9) 10) Amanda Nunes (N/A) – Successfully defended her title in a close