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MMA Freak Women’s Rankings September 2020

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 (3/30/20) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina

Around the world of MMA: September 15-19

Reviews Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday, September 12th on Paramount Network: Bantamweight Juan Archuleta def. Patchy Mix Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Jon Fitch Submission (heel hook) 2 4:47 Catchweight (131.7 lbs) Liz Carmouche def. DeAnna Bennett Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 3:17 Catchweight (157 lbs) Keoni Diggs def. Derek

Around the world of MMA: September 8-12

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Sakai The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, September 5th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online service: Heavyweight Alistair Overeem def. Augusto Sakai TKO (elbows and punches) 5 0:26 Light Heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux def. Alonzo Menifield KO (punch) 2 4:07 Welterweight Michel Pereira def. Zelim Imadaev Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 4:39 Middleweight André

Around the world of MMA: May 23rd

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Smith vs. Teixeira The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 13th that was broadcast on ESPN+: Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira def. Anthony Smith TKO (punches) 5 1:04 Heavyweight Ben Rothwell def. Ovince Saint Preux Decision (split) (28–29, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Drew Dober def. Alexander Hernandez TKO (punches) 2 4:25 Bantamweight Ricky Simon def. Ray

Around the world of MMA: May 13-16

Reviews UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, May 9th that was broadcast on PPV: Lightweight Justin Gaethje def. Tony Ferguson TKO (punches) 5 3:39 Bantamweight Henry Cejudo (c) def. Dominick Cruz TKO (knee and punches) 2 4:58 Heavyweight Francis Ngannou def. Jairzinho Rozenstruik KO (punches) 1 0:20 Catchweight (150.5 lbs) Calvin Kattar def. Jeremy Stephens

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings March 2020

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. 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (2/28/20) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

Around the world of MMA: February 28-29

Reviews Bellator Dublin/Bellator 240 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, February 22nd that was broadcast on the Paramount Network and DAZN: Women’s Featherweight Leah McCourt def. Judith Ruis Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Charlie Ward def. Kyle Kurtz TKO (punches) 3 4:24 Welterweight Austin Clem def. Aaron Chalmers Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Lightweight Brent Primus def. Chris