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Top 10 Fights of February 2020

10) Justin Tafa defeats Juan Adams via TKO – UFC 246: Jones vs. Reyes A fight between two up and comers, Justin Tafa was able to attain a technical knockout victory against Juan Adams and made a statement. 9) Trevin Giles decisions James Krause – UFC 246: Jones vs. Reyes Trevin Giles had to earn a Fight of the Night victory against the normally welterweight James Krause as the two

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

Around the world of MMA: February 21-22

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Anderson vs. Błachowicz 2 The UFC will be hosting an event at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico on Saturday, February 15th broadcast on ESPN+: Light Heavyweight Jan Błachowicz def. Corey Anderson KO (punch) 1 3:08 Welterweight Diego Sanchez def. Michel Pereira DQ (illegal knee) 3 3:09 Women’s Flyweight Montana De La Rosa def. Mara Romero Borella Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27)

Around the world of MMA: May 3-4

Reviews Bellator 220: MacDonald vs. Fitch Bellator MMA hosted an event at the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Saturday, April 27th broadcast on the Paramount Network and DAZN: Welterweight Rory MacDonald (c) vs. Jon Fitch Draw (majority) (46-48, 47-47, 47-47) 5 5:00 Women’s Flyweight Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (c) def. Veta Arteaga TKO (doctor stoppage) 3 1:50 Lightweight Benson Henderson def. Adam Piccolotti Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00

MMA Freak February 2019 Rankings

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: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/31/19) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Daniel Cormier (2)3) Henry Cejudo (3)4) Amanda Nunes (4)5) TJ Dillashaw (5)6) Cristiane Justino (6)7) Tyron Woodley (7)8) Max Holloway (8)9) Khabib Nurmagomedov (9)10) Ryan

Top 10 Fights of December 2018

10) Jimmy Crute beats Paul Craig via submission – UFC Fight Night 142 This was a quick submission at a UFC Fight Night event and it went well. 9) Lyoto Machida defeats Rafael Carvalho via decision – Bellator 213 Lyoto Machida has a tendency to fight close matches and this was the case in his Bellator MMA debut against promotion veteran Rafael Carvalho. 8) Edson Barboza TKOs Dan Hooker –

Around the world of MMA: December 14-15

Reviews UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega The UFC hosted an event at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Saturday, December 8th on PPV: Featherweight Max Holloway (c) def. Brian Ortega TKO (doctor stoppage) 4 5:00 Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko def. Joanna Jędrzejczyk Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Welterweight Gunnar Nelson def. Alex Oliveira Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 4:17 Featherweight Hakeem Dawodu def. Kyle Bochniak Decision (split) (28-29,

Around the world of MMA: July 1

There were two good events that happened this last weekend that had more then a few bizarre instances at both: Reviews Bellator NYC/Bellator 180 Bellator hosted their first event at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on June 24 on pay-per-view: Light Heavyweight Chael Sonnen def. Wanderlei Silva Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Dave Marfone Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:27 Heavyweight