Tag "Michelle Waterson"

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)

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings June 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 (5/31/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

MMA Freak Women’s Rankings May 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 (4/30/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina Shevchenko (2)3)

MMA Freak Fighter of the Week UFC 262

The winner for this week at UFC 262 is Charles Oliveira. After the main event and co-main events of UFC 262 are reviewed, the main fights of Bellator 259, Invicta on AXS TV and UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Garbrandt are all previewed.

Around the world of MMA: May 14-15

Reviews UFC on ESPN: Rodriguez vs. Waterson The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Saturday, May 8th that was broadcast on ESPN and the ESPN+ service: Women’s Flyweight Marina Rodriguez def. Michelle Waterson Decision (unanimous) (48–47, 49–46, 49–46) 5 5:00 Welterweight Alex Morono def. Donald Cerrone TKO (punches) 1 4:40 Welterweight Neil Magny def. Geoff Neal Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 30–27) 3 5:00 Heavyweight

Around the world of MMA: May 6-8

Reviews PFL 2 (2021 season) The Professional Fighters League hosted an event at the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Thursday, April 29th on ESPN2: Welterweight Rory MacDonald def. Curtis Millender Submission (rear naked choke) 1 3:38 Welterweight Ray Cooper III def. Jason Ponet Submission (arm-triangle choke) 1 1:23 Welterweight João Zeferino def. Gleison Tibau Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Light Heavyweight Emiliano Sordi def.