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Top 10 Fights of December 2017

The final month of the year was a very active one in terms of MMA events and it was hard picking ten of the fights: 10) Tecia Torres defeats Michelle Waterson via unanimous decision – UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 These two women with karate backgrounds faced off and in the end Tecia Torres was able to implement her game. 9) Khabib Nurmagomedov defeats Edson Barboza via decision victory – UFC

Around the world of MMA: December 9th

It was such an action packed weekend that any other time this month is going to be hard to come close but maybe: Reviews Bellator 189: Budd vs. Blencowe 2 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the WinStar World Casino in Thackersville, Oklahoma on December 1st on Spike: Women’s Featherweight Julia Budd (c) def. Arlene Blencowe Decision (split) (49-46, 47-48, 49-46) 5 5:00 Middleweight Rafael Lovato Jr. def. Chris Honeycutt

Around the world of MMA: December 1-2

It was a great Thanksgiving week and now there are conclusions and good fight events coming up this weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Gastelum The UFC hosted an event at the Mercedes Benz Arena in Shanghai, China on Saturday, Nov 25th on UFC Fight Pass: Middleweight Kelvin Gastelum def. Michael Bisping KO (punch) 1 2:30 Welterweight Li Jingliang def. Zak Ottow TKO (punches) 1 2:57 Featherweight Wang Guan

MMA Freak July 2017 Rankings

Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, been inactive for twelve months or retired are ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (6/28/17) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1) 2) Jon Jones (N/A) 3) Conor McGregor (3) 4) Stipe Miocic (4) 5) Michael Bisping (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) – Was willing to face Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 213 but was turned down. 8) Cody Garbrandt (9) 9) Max Holloway

Around the world of MMA: July 11-16

UFC International Fight Week was a good week with Hall of Fame inductions and several fights that delivered: Reviews UFC 213: Romero vs. Whittaker The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, July 8th on pay-per-view: Middleweight Robert Whittaker def. Yoel Romero Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Heavyweight Alistair Overeem def. Fabrício Werdum Decision (majority) (28-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Curtis

Around the world of MMA: July 7-8

There was a fight card that went under people’s radar but things are ramping up this weekend to be sure: Reviews Professional Fighters League 36: Fitch vs. Foster The former WSOF hosted an event at the Daytona International Speedway in Florida on Fri., June 30th on NBCSN: Welterweight Herman Terrado def. João Zeferino Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Jon Fitch def. Brian Foster Submission (side choke) 2

Father’s Day 2017 Special: Top 10 MMA Father’s of the past year

It’s father’s day today and it is that time of the year to review the top 10 father’s in MMA of the past twelve months: 10) Eddie Gordon Lost his fight in the TUF house but had a win before the show and was shown bringing his baby boy to practice. 9) Mark Hunt Went overall even this year with one win, one loss to Alistair Overeem and a no