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Around the world of MMA: January 20th

There were quite a few fight night level event this last weekend but this coming weekend will ramp things up a bit: Reviews Invicta FC 27: Kaufman vs. Kianzad Invicta FC hosted an event at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri on Sat, Jan 13 on UFC Fight Pass: Catchweight (136.7 lbs) Sarah Kaufman def. Pannie Kianzad Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Flyweight Vanessa Porto def.

Around the world of MMA: July 1

There were two good events that happened this last weekend that had more then a few bizarre instances at both: Reviews Bellator NYC/Bellator 180 Bellator hosted their first event at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on June 24 on pay-per-view: Light Heavyweight Chael Sonnen def. Wanderlei Silva Decision (unanimous) (30-26, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Dave Marfone Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:27 Heavyweight

Around the world of MMA: June 24-25

There was a fight night event this last weekend and there are going to be two different events this coming weekend: Reviews UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia The UFC hosted an event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore on June 17th on UFC Fight Pass: Women’s Bantamweight Holly Holm def. Bethe Correia KO (head kick and punch) 3 1:09 Heavyweight Marcin Tybura def. Andrei Arlovski Decision (unanimous)

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

5th Annual MMA Freak Awards Results

The 5th Annual MMA Freak Awards are finally compiled in continued collaboration with fanboynation. The Following nine categories are listed below. Top 10 Upsets of 2016 Honorable Mentions Eric Shelton upsets Yori Sherbatov via rear naked choke technical submission on The Ultimate Fighter 24 Top 10 Upsets of 2016 10) Valentina Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm via uanimous decision at UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko 9) Cortney Casey upsets Randa Markos via verbal submission by an ambar at UFC 202: Diaz vs.

Around the world of MMA: November 18-19

Last weekend was historic but things will definitely get busy this coming weekend as well. With that here they are: Reviews UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor The UFC hosted an event at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York on November 12 on pay-per-view: Lightweight Conor McGregor def. Eddie Alvarez (c) TKO (punches) 2 3:04 Welterweight Tyron Woodley (c) vs. Stephen Thompson Draw (majority) (47-47, 47-47, 48-47) 5

Back to school 2016 special: Top 10 educated fighters of the past year

It’s back to school for everyone and as a result it’s time for the back to school list here at MMA Freak. The following list is based on education level and record from the past year. That said here are the top educated fighters: 10) Ayaka Hamasaki Invicta FC Atomweight Champion Ayaka Hamasaki returned to action in March and beat Amber Brown. 9) Cain Velasquez Cain Velasquez was a part of the historic UFC