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MMA Freak October 2016 Rankings

This month’s MMA Freak rankings are put together in this one article due to time constraints. Here they are: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (9/30/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) – Will be fighting the winner of The Ultimate Fighter 24 on December 3rd in Nevada. 2) Dominick Cruz (2) 3) Daniel Cormier (3) 4) Conor McGregor (4)  5) Stipe Miocic (5) 6) Michael Bisping (6) 7) Eddie Alvarez (7) 8) Tyron

MMA Freak September 2016 Rankings

Due to suspensions Jon Jones, Brock Lesnar and Chad Mendes are ineligible for the rankings. Here they are: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (7/27/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) – Set to defend his title in December at the TUF 24 Finale against this season winner. 2) Dominick Cruz (2) 3) Daniel Cormier (3) 4) Conor McGregor (5) 5) Stipe Miocic (6) 6) Michael Bisping (7)  7) Eddie Alvarez (8) 8) Tyron Woodley (N/A) 9) Robbie

Top 10 Fights of July & August 2016

Due to time constraints July and August’s top 10 fights are condensed in this one article. Here are the top picks: Top 10 Fights of July 10) Tatiana Suarez submits Kate Jackson – The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Claudia 9) Doo Ho Choi’s knockout victory over Thiago Tavares – The Ultimate Fighter Season 23 Finale 8) Cain Velasquez’s technical knockout victory over Travis Browne – UFC 200: Tate

Back to school 2016 special: Top 10 educated fighters of the past year

It’s back to school for everyone and as a result it’s time for the back to school list here at MMA Freak. The following list is based on education level and record from the past year. That said here are the top educated fighters: 10) Ayaka Hamasaki Invicta FC Atomweight Champion Ayaka Hamasaki returned to action in March and beat Amber Brown. 9) Cain Velasquez Cain Velasquez was a part of the historic UFC

Around the world of MMA: August 6th

The events keep coming in this last month of summer for 2016 in MMA. With that here are the various results: Reviews Invicta FC 18: Grasso vs. Esquibel Invicta FC hosted an event at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri on July 29 broadcast on Fight Pass: Strawweight Mexico Alexa Grasso def. United States Jodie Esquibel Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Catchweight (128.6 lbs) Poland Agnieszka

Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters: July 2016

Please note that due to suspension Jon Jones is ineligible for the rankings. Also previous rankings in parenthesis: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters 1) Demetrious Johnson (2) Demetrious Johnson was going to defend his title against Wilson Reis but due to an injury had to withdraw. He still has time to defend his title before having to defend it against the TUF 24 winner who will earn a shot at him. 2) Dominick Cruz (3)

Around the world of MMA: July 29-30

This last weekend was a good one and this coming weekend is a good one as well. Here are the various week’s events: Reviews UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko The UFC hosted an event at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday, July 23rd broadcast on network Fox: Women’s Bantamweight Valentina Shevchenko def. Holly Holm Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Lightweight Edson Barboza def. Gilbert Melendez

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 Welterweights: January 2016

Nick Diaz, Rousimar Palhares, Hector Lombard, Tares Saffiedine and Rick Story are ineligible for ranks: Top 10 MMA Welterweights (12/11/15) 1) Robbie Lawler (1) Robbie Lawler fought a very close fight with Carlos Condit which many feel Condit won at UFC 195 on January 2nd. There’s a number of rumors as to who Lawler will fight next including Nick Diaz and Tyron Woodley. 2) Johny Hendricks (2) Following a weight cut scare, Johny Hendricks will be fighting Stephen Thompson at UFC 196 on