Tag "LEGACY"

Around the world of MMA: October 15-18

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen The UFC hosted an event at the Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Sunday, October 11th that was broadcast on ESPN and ESPN+: Bantamweight Cory Sandhagen def. Marlon Moraes TKO (spinning wheel kick and punches) 2 1:03 Featherweight Edson Barboza def. Makwan Amirkhani Decision (unanimous) (30–26, 30–27, 29–28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Marcin Tybura def. Ben Rothwell Decision (unanimous) (29–27, 29–27,

MMA Freak 2010s Decade Awards

The 2010s was an eventful decade and there was a lot that took place. Just like MMA Freak releases bestow for every year, we here at MMA Freak have decided to bestow awards for the past decade as well. Just like the 2019 MMA Freak Awards, the categories were voted on by both the staff here at MMA Freak and by you the fans. That being said here are the

Around the world of MMA: April 5th

Reviews Fame MMA 6: Zusje vs. Linkimaster Fame MMA hosted an event at the Hala Częstochowa in Częstochowa, Poland on Saturday, March 28, 2020 that was broadcast on the internet: Marta Linkiewicz def Kamila Smogulecka Unanimous Dec Wojciech Gola def Marcin Krasucki Sub, R1 Piotr Piechowiak def Marcin Najman KO/TKO, R1 Jakub Flas def Mateusz Łapot KO/TKO, R1 Kasjusz Życiński def Maciej Rataj Sub, R2 Cyprian Racicki def Bartosz Kubik

Around the world of MMA: March 20-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Oliveira The UFC hosted an event at the Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil on Saturday, March 14th that was be broadcast the online on ESPN+ service: Catchweight (158.5 lbs) Charles Oliveira def. Kevin Lee Submission (guillotine choke) 3 0:28 Welterweight Gilbert Burns def. Demian Maia TKO (punches) 1 2:34 Lightweight Renato Moicano def. Damir Hadžović Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 0:44 Light Heavyweight Nikita

Around the world of MMA: March 6-7

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Benavidez vs. Figueiredo The UFC hosted an event at the Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Virginia on Saturday, February 29th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online network: Catchweight (127.5 lbs) Deiveson Figueiredo def. Joseph Benavidez TKO (punches) 2 1:54 Women’s Featherweight Felicia Spencer def. Zarah Fairn dos Santos TKO (elbows and punches) 1 3:37 Light Heavyweight Magomed Ankalaev def. Ion Cuțelaba TKO (head kicks and punches)

MMA Freak Rankings February 2020

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over 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 MMA P4P Fighters (1/31/20) 1) Jon Jones (1)2) Henry

8th Annual MMA Freak Awards (2019)

As does almost seem tradition, the MMA Freak Awards are coming out later then expected, though not as late this year. There will be another round of format changes this year: The Comeback of the Year category is once again being dropped in favor of bringing back the Article of the Year category. It should also be noted that in addition to the staff here at MMA Freak, votes were