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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

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: January 31st

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos The UFC hosted an event at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, January 25th that was broadcast online on ESPN+ service: Heavyweight Curtis Blaydes def. Junior dos Santos TKO (punches) 2 1:06 Welterweight Michael Chiesa def. Rafael dos Anjos Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Flyweight Alex Perez def. Jordan Espinosa Technical Submission 1 2:33 Women’s Strawweight Angela

Around the world of MMA: January 24-25

Reviews UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy The UFC hosted an event at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, January 18th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online PPV: Welterweight Conor McGregor def. Donald Cerrone TKO (punches) 1 0:40 Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm def. Raquel Pennington Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik def. Maurice Greene Submission 2 4:38 Bantamweight Brian Kelleher def. Ode Osbourne Submission

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