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Top 10 MMA heavyweights: September 2015

Due to inactivity and retirement respectively, Josh Barnett and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueire are ineligible: Top 10 Heavyweights (7/9/15) 1) Fabricio Werdum (1)  Fabricio Werdum is taking sometime off and is set to fight Cain Velasquez in a rematch sometime in the new year. Because of the altitude of Mexico City at which they fought, Werdum needs to prove it wasn’t a fluke. 2) Cain Velasquez (2)  It’s possible ring rust combined with the altitude is why Cain Velasquez didn’t

Around the world of MMA: July 31-August 1

There was a good title fight and now they’ll be another good title fight coming up this weekend. Here’s the preview: Reviews: UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 The UFC hosted a great fight at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois this last Saturday, July 25th on basic Fox: Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw (c) def. Renan Barão TKO (punches) 4 0:35 Women’s Bantamweight Miesha Tate def. Jessica Eye Decision (unanimous)

Around the world of MMA: February 21-22

Valentines Day weekend was eventful in MMA but as usual time moves on. So with that here are the results and previews for this week: Reviews: UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Thatch The UFC’s Valentines Day fight night at the 1stBank Center in Bloomfield, Colorado certainly delivered but wasn’t without controversies: Welterweight Benson Henderson def. Brandon Thatch Submission (rear-naked choke) 4 3:58 Featherweight Max Holloway def. Cole Miller Decision (unanimous)

Best of 2014 series: Top 10 MMA upsets of the year

2014 was an interesting year when it came to upsets. While the greatest of all time was not upset, there was certainly an upset this year that was comparable. Looking back things could have gone a completely different way. Please note that TUF exhibition matches are eligible for this category. Again these matches were voted on by the writers here at MMA Freak and because of the varied opinions, there

Bigfoot Silva vs Mark Hunt rumored for December

Edited by Tim Miller of MMA Explosion Mark Hunt has been out of action and not training since he last prepared for Junior Dos Santos at UFC 160. The fight would either make or break Mark’s chance to get his title fight or at least one step closer to his goal. Although coming up short, Mark is determined to get back to the top of the heavyweight mountain. After his