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Around the world of MMA: August 17-20

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko vs. Carmouche 2 The UFC will be hosting an event at the Antel Arena in Montevideo, Uruguay on Saturday, August 10th that will be broadcast on ESPN+: Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko (c) def. Liz Carmouche Decision (unanimous) (50–45, 50–45, 50–45) 5 5:00 Welterweight Vicente Luque def. Mike Perry Decision (split) (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Featherweight Luiz Eduardo Garagorri def. Humberto Bandenay Decision (unanimous) (30–27,

Around the world of MMA: August 10-13

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Covington vs. Lawler The UFC hosted an event at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, USA on Saturday, August 3rd that was broadcast on the main ESPN network: Welterweight Colby Covington def. Robbie Lawler Decision (unanimous) (50–44, 50–45, 50–45) 5 5:00 Lightweight Jim Miller def. Clay Guida Technical Submission (guillotine choke) 1 0:58 Lightweight Nasrat Haqparast def. Joaquim Silva KO (punches) 2 0:36 Middleweight Gerald

MMA Freak July 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (6/28/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Jessica Andrade (4) 5) Tatiana Suarez (5) 6) Rose Namajunas (6) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) 8)

MMA Freak June 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (5/31/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Jessica Andrade (4) 5) Tatiana Suarez (N/A) 6) Rose Namajunas (5) 7) Holly Holm (6) 8)

MMA Freak May 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (4/30/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Jessica Andrade (N/A) 5) Rose Namajunas (4) 6) Holly Holm (5) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) 8)

MMA Freak April 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (2/28/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (3) 3) Cristiane Venacio (2) 4) Rose Namajunas (4) 5) Holly Holm (5) 6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6) 7) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7) 8)

7th Annual MMA Freak Awards

This year’s MMA Freak Awards did come out later then originally planned but is now coming out. Like last year, there will be some changes to the format once again: With the exception of the Comeback of the Year category, the awards returns to a top 10 list. The Journalist of the Year category has been dropped this year in favor of bringing back the Comeback of the Year category.

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 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (1/31/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Cristiane “Cyborg” Venacio (2)3) Valentina Shevchenko (3)4) Rose Namajunas (4)5) Holly Holm (5)6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6)7) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7) 8) Seo Hee Ham (8) 9) Julia Budd