Tag "Mackenzie Dern"

Around the world of MMA: April 14-17

Reviews UFC on ABC: Vettori vs. Holland The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Saturday, April 10th that was broadcast on both ABC and on ESPN+: Middleweight Marvin Vettori def. Kevin Holland Decision (unanimous) (50–44, 50–44, 50–44) 5 5:00 Featherweight Arnold Allen def. Sodiq Yusuff Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Middleweight Julian Marquez def. Sam Alvey Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:07

Around the world of MMA: April 7-10

Reviews Bellator 255: Pitbull vs. Sanchez 2 Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Friday, April 2nd that was broadcast on Showtime: Featherweight Patricio Freire (c) def. Emmanuel Sanchez Technical Submission (guillotine choke) 1 3:35 Welterweight Jason Jackson def. Neiman Gracie Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Heavyweight Tyrell Fortune def. Jack May TKO (punches) 1 3:16 Lightweight Usman Nurmagomedov def. Mike

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings March 2021

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case they are exceptions to the rule: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (2/25/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings February 2021

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case they are exceptions to the rule: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (1/30/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

Top 10 Fights of December 2020

10) Mackenzie Dern defeats Virna Jandiroba via decision – UFC 256 Mackenzie Dern continues to rise as she defeated atomweight and fellow Invicta veteran Virna Jandiroba and she had to fight to a decision for the win. 9) Kevin Holland defeats Ronaldo Souza via knockout method – UFC 256 To say that Kevin Holland had a very successful year is an understatement as he was able to knockout Ronaldo Souza

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings January 2021

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case they are exceptions to the rule: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (12/30/20) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings December 2020

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case they are exceptions to the rule: Top 10 Women’s P4P Fighters (11/29/20) 1) Amanda Nunes (1) 2) Valentina

Around the world of MMA: December 17-19

Reviews UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, December 12th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ exclusive pay-per-view: Flyweight Deiveson Figueiredo (c) vs. Brandon Moreno Draw (majority) (48–46, 47–47, 47–47) 5 5:00 Lightweight Charles Oliveira def. Tony Ferguson Decision (unanimous) (30–26, 30–26, 30–26) 3 5:00 Women’s Strawweight Mackenzie Dern def. Virna Jandiroba Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28)

Around the world of MMA: December 10-12

Reviews Legacy Fighting Alliance 96: Mendonça vs. Dagvadorj Legacy Fighting Alliance hosted an event at the Hartman Arena in Park City, Kansas on Friday, December 4th that was broadcast on UFC Fight Pass: Welterweight Maycon Mendonça def. Batsumberel Dagvadorj Decision (unanimous) 5 5:00 Catchweight (160 lbs) Anthony Romero def. Zach Juusola Decision (split) 3 5:00 Bantamweight Mo Miller def. Regivaldo Carvalho KO (slam) 2 2:57 Welterweight Mark Martin def. Matthew