Tag "WSOF"

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

Around the world of MMA: October 14-15

It was bitter sweet to watch Dan Henderson lose in his last match but that happens. Here are the reviews etc.: Reviews World Series of Fighting 33: Branch vs. Magalhares WSOF hosted an event at the Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri on October 7th broadcast on NBCSN: Light Heavyweight David Branch (c) def. Vinny Magalhães Decision (unanimous) (50-44, 50-44, 50-44) 5 5:00 Catchweight (160 lbs) João Zeferino def. Jason High TKO

Around the world of MMA: October 7-8

The upcoming UFC 204 is exciting for a few different reasons but so are a few other fights taking place this weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson The UFC hosted an event at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon on Saturday, October 1 broadcast on Fox Sports 1: Catchweight (136.5 lbs) John Lineker def. John Dodson Decision (split) (47-48, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Catchweight (161.5 lbs) Alex Oliveira

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

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

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

Top 10 MMA Welterweights: June 2016

Note Tyron Woodley is ineligible for the rankings. Also the rankings are an open ballots on the mmaforum.com: Top 10 MMA Welterweights (5/29/16) 1) Robbie Lawler (1)  Robbie Lawler will be defending his title against Tyron Woodley at UFC 201 on July 30th in Atlanta, Georgia. The question is whether Lawler will survive another war and Woodley is an opponent that cannot be taken lightly. 2) Stephen Thompson (4) Without a doubt, Stephen Thompson earned the

Around the world of MMA: June 17-18

There wasn’t much this last weekend in MMA but this coming weekend it’s going to be busy. Here are the events: Previews Bellator 156: Galvao vs. Dantas Bellator MMA hosts an event at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California on Friday, June 17th broadcast on Spike: Bantamweight Marcos Galvao (c) vs. Eduardo Dantas Welterweight Chidi Njokuani vs. Thiago Jambo Middleweight Brandon Halsey vs. John Salter Middleweight Chris Honeycutt vs.

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 Fights of April, March, February & January 2016

Due to time constraints all of the top fights for the first third of the year will be here. Regardless top 10s are back: Top 10 Fights of January 10) Cristiane Justino’s knockout win over Daria Ibragimova – Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova 9) Livia Renata Souza’s TKO victory win of DeAnna Bennette – Invicta FC 15: Cyborg vs. Ibragimova 8) Bryce Mitchell’s submission win of Jorge Medina –