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MMA Freak Women’s Rankings August 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 (7/31/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings July 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 (6/29/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

Around the world of MMA: July 30-31

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Saturday, June 24th that was broadcast on both ESPN and ESPN+ online: Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw def. Cory Sandhagen Decision (split) (47–48, 48–47, 48–47) 5 5:00 Bantamweight Raulian Paiva def. Kyler Phillips Decision (majority) (29–28, 29–28, 28–28) 3 5:00 Featherweight Darren Elkins def. Darrick Minner TKO (punches) 2 3:48 Women’s Flyweight

Around the world of MMA: July 24th

Reviews Bellator 262: Velasquez vs. Kielholtz Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Friday, June 16th that was broadcast on Showtime: Women’s Flyweight Juliana Velasquez (c) def. Denise Kielholtz Decision (split) (48–47, 47–48, 48–47) 5 5:00 Heavyweight Tyrell Fortune def. Matt Mitrione TKO (submission to punches) 1 1:45 Bantamweight Matheus Mattos def. Cee Jay Hamilton TKO (punches) 2 1:33 Women’s Featherweight Arlene Blencowe

Top 10 Fights of February 2021

10) Tom Aspinali submits Andrei Arlovski – UFC Fight Night 185 The rising up and coming heavyweight Tom Aspinali was able to pull a submission against veteran and former champion Andrei Arlovski. 9) Casey O’Neill TKOs Shana Dobson – UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis Casey O’Neil certainly made a statement in her UFC debut against veteran Shana Dobson that this Scottish up and comer is here to get a

9th Annual MMA Freak Awards (2020)

The MMA Freak Awards are coming around a little later then last year but there have been times the awards came out later. There has been another change of format this year as follows: The Comeback of the Year category has been reinstated. It should also be noted that in addition to the staff here at MMA Freak, votes were placed by you, the fans and the final results are

Around the world of MMA: February 18-20

Reviews UFC 258: Usman vs. Burns The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, February 13th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online pay-per-view: Welterweight Kamaru Usman def. Gilbert Burns TKO (punches) 3 0:34 Women’s Flyweight Alexa Grasso def. Maycee Barber Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Middleweight Kelvin Gastelum def. Ian Heinisch Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Featherweight Ricky

Around the world of MMA: February 12-13

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, February 6th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online streaming service: Heavyweight Alexander Volkov def. Alistair Overeem TKO (punches) 2 2:06 Bantamweight Cory Sandhagen def. Frankie Edgar KO (flying knee) 1 0:28 Lightweight Clay Guida def. Michael Johnson Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3 5:00 Flyweight Alexandre Pantoja