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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: March 13-14

Reviews Phoenix Series 3 Invicta Fighting Championship hosted their Phoenix Series tournament at the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas on March 6th on UFC Fight Pass: Bantamweight Julija Stoliarenko def. Lisa Verzosa Decision (split) (46-49, 48-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def. Taylor Guardado Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Strawweight Kay Hansen def. Liana Pirosin Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def.

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings February 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 (1/30/20) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings January 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: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (12/31/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3) Cristiane Venacio (3)4) Zhang Weili (4)5) Tatiana Suarez (5) 6) Rose Namajunas (N/A) 7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (6)8) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (7) 9) Kayla

MMA Freak December 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (11/30/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3) Cristiane Venacio (3)4) Zhang Weili (4)5) Tatiana Suarez (5)6) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (7)7) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (8)8) Seo Hee Ham (9)9) Julia Budd

MMA Freak November 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (10/30/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3) Cristiane Venacio (3)4) Zhang Weili (4)5) Tatiana Suarez (5)6) Rose Namajunas (6)7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (7)8) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (9)9) Seo Hee Ham (9)10)

Around the world of MMA: November 8th

Reviews UFC 244: Masvidal vs. Diaz The UFC hosted an event at the Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on Saturday, November 2nd broadcast on ESPN+ pay-per-view: Welterweight Jorge Masvidal def. Nate Diaz TKO (doctor stoppage) 3 5:00 Middleweight Darren Till def. Kelvin Gastelum Decision (split) (27–30, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Stephen Thompson def. Vicente Luque Decision (unanimous) (30–26, 30–26, 29–27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Derrick Lewis

MMA Freak October 2019 Women’s 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (9/27/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3) Cristiane Venacio (3)4) Zhang Weili (4)5) Tatiana Suarez (5)6) Rose Namajunas (6)7) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (7)8) Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (9)9) Seo Hee Ham (9)10)

MMA Freak September 2019 Women’s Rankings

Please note that there was not a MMA Freak Women’s Rankings for August. 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 Women’s P4P Fighters (7/29/19) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina Shevchenko (2) 3) Cristiane Venacio (3) 4) Zhang Weili (N/A)