Posts From Matthew Salzer

Around the world of MMA: May 14-15

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Rodriguez vs. Waterson The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Saturday, May 8th that was broadcast on ESPN and the ESPN+ service: Women’s Flyweight Marina Rodriguez def. Michelle Waterson Decision (unanimous) (48–47, 49–46, 49–46) 5 5:00 Welterweight Alex Morono def. Donald Cerrone TKO (punches) 1 4:40 Welterweight Neil Magny def. Geoff Neal Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight

Top 10 Fights of February 2021

10) Tom Aspinali submits Andrei Arlovski – UFC Fight Night 185 The rising up and coming heavyweight Tom Aspinali was able to pull a submission against veteran and former champion Andrei Arlovski. 9) Casey O’Neill TKOs Shana Dobson – UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis Casey O’Neil certainly made a statement in her UFC debut against veteran Shana Dobson that this Scottish up and comer is here to get a

Around the world of MMA: May 6-8

Reviews PFL 2 (2021 season) The Professional Fighters League hosted an event at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Thursday, April 29th on ESPN2: Welterweight Rory MacDonald def. Curtis Millender Submission (rear naked choke) 1 3:38 Welterweight Ray Cooper III def. Jason Ponet Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 1:23 Welterweight João Zeferino def. Gleison Tibau Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Light Heavyweight Emiliano Sordi def.

9th Annual MMA Freak Awards (2020)

The MMA Freak Awards are coming around a little later then last year but there have been times the awards came out later. There has been another change of format this year as follows: The Comeback of the Year category has been reinstated. It should also be noted that in addition to the staff here at MMA Freak, votes were placed by you, the fans and the final results are

MMA Freak Rankings April 2021

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also note that fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case exceptions are made: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (3/31/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings April 2021

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case they are exceptions to the rule: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (3/29/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)