Tag "Marloes Coenen"

MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2019

As traditional here at MMA Freak, December is the month that we induct our annual hall of fame class. As is traditional, our class is full of prestigious members of the MMA community that have contributed to the sport. As is usual, here are the rules for the induction of the various Hall of Famers: “The Hall of Fame classes are decided by an open ballot which all writers for

MMA Freak Hall of Fame: Class of 2018

Another year has come and gone and finally here are this year’s Hall of Fame inductees with the nominee rules: “The Hall of Fame classes are decided by an open ballot which all writers for the site are eligible to cast. Each writer has the power to vote for up to five individuals ranked from lowest (5) to highest (1) with the highest ranks being given priority. The top five

MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings

Due to time constraints the MMA Freak February 2017 Rankings are compiled in this one article for further viewing: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (1/25/17) 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) – Now has a set opponent in Jessica Andrade at UFC 211 in Texas on

Around the world of MMA: March 3-4

Last weekend was quiet in the world of MMA but this coming weekend is gearing up for some hard hitting action: Reviews Bellator 173: McGeary vs. McDermott Bellator MMA co-promoted an event with BAMMA at the SSE Arena in Belfast, Ireland on Friday, February 24th: Catchweight (217 lbs) Liam McGeary def. Brett McDermott TKO (doctor stoppage) 2 1:06 Featherweight James Gallagher def. Kirill Medvedovsky Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:53 Women’s

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)

Around the world of MMA: November 3-5

Things in MMA are finally ramping up after a few weeks off. With that here are the previews of the upcoming events: Previews K-1 World GP 2016 Featherweight Championship Tournament K-1 is hosting an event at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan on Thursday, November 3 on AmebaTV: Featherweight tournament final Sanny Dahlbeck vs. Yasuhiro Kido Yuta Kubo vs. Keita Makihira Yasuomi Soda vs. Fawad Seddiqi Featherweight tournament semifinal

Around the world of MMA: May 27-29

It was a slow week in terms of MMA but things will be warming up a little bit over this weekend. Here are the events: Reviews Bellator 155: Carvalho vs. Manhoef Bellator MMA hosted an event at the CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho on Sat., May 20th broadcast on Spike TV: Middleweight Rafael Carvalho (c) def. Melvin Manhoef Decision (split) (47-48, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Featherweight Pat Curran def. Georgi

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings: January 2016

Note due to inactivity, Barb Honchak is ineligible for the rankings. Also previous rankings are in parenthesis: Top 10 Featherweights (1/2/16) 1) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (1) Cristiane Justino is going on vacation after successfully defending her title against Daria Ibragimova. 2) Marloes “Rumina” Coenen (2) There have been other women’s fights since Marloes Coenen‘s last fight but no word on when she fights next. 3) Julia “The Jewel” Budd (3) 4) Latoya “Black Mamba” Walker