Tag "Joanna Jedrzejczyk"

5th Annual MMA Freak Awards Results

The 5th Annual MMA Freak Awards are finally compiled in continued collaboration with fanboynation. The Following nine categories are listed below. Top 10 Upsets of 2016 Honorable Mentions Eric Shelton upsets Yori Sherbatov via rear naked choke technical submission on The Ultimate Fighter 24 Top 10 Upsets of 2016 10) Valentina Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm via uanimous decision at UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko 9) Cortney Casey upsets Randa Markos via verbal submission by an ambar at UFC 202: Diaz vs.

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings January 2017

Due to time constraints the MMA Freak January 2017 Women’s Rankings are compiled in one article for viewing: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (12/31/16) 1) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (1) 2) Amanda Nunes (2) – Defeated Ronda Rousey in even more dominant fashion then Holly Holm did. 3) Ronda Rousey (3) – It is unknown of the Roudy one will ever fight again or what she will do in the future. 4) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (4) 5)

MMA Freak January 2017 Rankings

Due to time constraints the MMA Freak January 2017 Rankings are compiled in this one article for further viewing: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (12/31/16) 1) Demetrious Johnson (1)  2) Daniel Cormier (2) 3) Conor McGregor (3)  4) Stipe Miocic (4) 5) Michael Bisping (5) 6) Tyron Woodley (6) 7) Jose Aldo (7) 8) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) – The queen of the women’s division has a wide open field of

Top 10 Fights of October, November & December 2016

Due to time constraints July and August’s top 10 fights are condensed in this one article. Here are the top picks: Top 10 Fights of October 10) Leon Edwards’ choke submission over Albert Tumenov – UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2 9) Damian Stasiak’s armbar submission over Davey Grant – UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2 8) Iuri Alcantara’s triangle choke submission over Brad Pickett – UFC 204: Bisping vs.

Around the world of MMA: November 10-12

Things are ramping up and there is a big event this coming weekend. With that here are reviews and previews: Reviews Bellator 163: McGeary vs. Davis Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on November 4th on Spike TV: Light heavyweight Phil Davis def. Liam McGeary (c) Decision (unanimous) (50-43, 50-45, 50-44) 5 5:00 Welterweight Brennan Ward def. Saad Awad KO (punches) 1 1:26

Breast Cancer Month 2016 Special: Top 10 Women Fighters in MMA

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it’s the time to celebrate the research done to combat the one of the most common forms of cancer in the world. For the occasion, MMA Freak is celebrating by compiling a list of the Top 10 Women Fighters in MMA. This list is ranked based on various criteria such as significance in MMA history and significance in the modern era. Please note

Top 10 Fights of July & August 2016

Due to time constraints July and August’s top 10 fights are condensed in this one article. Here are the top picks: Top 10 Fights of July 10) Tatiana Suarez submits Kate Jackson – The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Claudia 9) Doo Ho Choi’s knockout victory over Thiago Tavares – The Ultimate Fighter Season 23 Finale 8) Cain Velasquez’s technical knockout victory over Travis Browne – UFC 200: Tate

The Ultimate Fighter 23 in Review

Another season of The Ultimate Fighter has come and gone and as usual there were several events that happened during the show that will leave a lasting impression. Women in the Equation A consistent pattern in The Ultimate Fighter that has taken place in recent seasons is that women in the house leads to higher ratings. Not only that but women also put on good fights to say the least. There was also the

The Ultimate Fighter 23: Episodes 10, 11 & 12 Recaps

Episode 10: Friends Hurting Friends Constantly in pain and on the advice of coach Claudia Gadelha, Cory Hendricks makes the hard decision to drop out of the competition. However, Dana White makes the decision that Cory will get a chance in the UFC once he has healed. To help the team relax, Dana buys the fighters and coaches a night on the town but coach Joanna Jedrzejczyk seems to take credit for the night