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Around the world of MMA: October 6-7

Last weekend was a little quiet but this weekend is going to feature two fights that will bring fireworks for sure: Reviews Absolute Championship Berkut 71: Yan vs. Mattos ACB hosted an event at the Dynamo Sports Palace in Moscow, Russia on Saturday, September 30th on YouTube: ACB Bantamweight Championship Russia Petr Yan def. Brazil Matheus Mattos KO (Punches) 3 2:27 Interim ACB Lightweight Championship Russia Eduard Vartanyan def. Russia

Around the world of MMA: September 30th

There was a good fight this weekend with several good finishes but also some snoozer fights happened as well: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami The UFC hosted an event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on Saturday, September 30th on FXX: Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux def. Yushin Okami Technical Submission (Von Flue choke) 1 1:50 Women’s Strawweight Jéssica Andrade def. Cláudia Gadelha Decision (unanimous)

Back to school 2017 special: Top 10 most educated fighters of the past year

The original list was updated in a recent video and now the recurring series is set to continue with the update below: 10) Takeya Mizugaki Suffered one loss which resulted in his getting cut from the UFC but is now fighting for Absolute Championship Berkut. Of note is that he only makes this list because of his Masters Degree in electrical engineering. 9) Tonya Evinger Tonya Evinger went even this year

MMA Freak May 2016 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings to be determined by an open ballot on the mmaforum.com. Previous ranks in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA Bantamweights (3/10/16) 1) Dominick Cruz (1) – Will defend his title against Urijah Faber at UFC 199 in Inglewood, CA on Sat, June 4th. 2) TJ Dillashaw (2) 3) Urijah Faber (4) 4) Marlon Moraes (6) 5) Renan Barao (3) tied 6) Raphael Assucano (N/A) tied 6) Bibiano Fernandez (5) 8) Thomas

Top 10 MMA Bantamweights: March 2016

The following fighters are ineligible due to inactivity: Brian Bowles, Mike Easton and Raphael Assuncao Top 10 Bantamweights (2/26/16) 1) Dominick Cruz (1) Dominick Cruz will be defending his title at UFC 199 on June 4th against Urijah Faber to finalize the trilogy. The last time an attempt at settling the score was at the conclusion of The Ultimate Fighter Live back in May of 2012. 2) T.J. Dillashaw (2) It’s currently unknown when T.J. Dillashaw will fight for a

Top 10 MMA Bantamweights: November 2015 & Ted Czech Speaks Up

Due to inactivity Dominick Cruz, Johnny Eduardo, Brian Bowles, Michael McDonald, Mike Easton and Raphael Assuncao are all ineligible for the rankings. Also note the rankings are voted on by a panel of writers: Top 10 Bantamweights (10/1/15) 1) T.J. Dillashaw (1) UFC Bantamweight Champion T.J. Dillashaw is preparing for his UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz title defense against Dominick Cruz. This fight will be an unofficial lineal unification title fight for the championship. 2) Renan Barao (2)