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MMA Freak Rankings September 2020

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the Freak staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for over twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible. Also note that fighters are only eligible for one weight class unless they are champions in multiple divisions in which case exceptions are made: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (3/31/20) 1) Jon Jones (1) 2)

Around the world of MMA: March 13-14

Reviews Phoenix Series 3 Invicta Fighting Championship hosted their Phoenix Series tournament at the Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas on March 6th on UFC Fight Pass: Bantamweight Julija Stoliarenko def. Lisa Verzosa Decision (split) (46-49, 48-46, 49-46) 5 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def. Taylor Guardado Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Strawweight Kay Hansen def. Liana Pirosin Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Bantamweight Taneisha Tennant def.

Around the world of MMA: March 6-7

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Benavidez vs. Figueiredo The UFC hosted an event at the Chartway Arena in Norfolk, Virginia on Saturday, February 29th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online network: Catchweight (127.5 lbs) Deiveson Figueiredo def. Joseph Benavidez TKO (punches) 2 1:54 Women’s Featherweight Felicia Spencer def. Zarah Fairn dos Santos TKO (elbows and punches) 1 3:37 Light Heavyweight Magomed Ankalaev def. Ion Cuțelaba TKO (head kicks and punches)

MMA Freak April 2019 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (3/31/19) 1) Jon Jones (1) 2) Daniel Cormier (2) 3) Henry Cejudo (3) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) Khabib Nurmagomedov (7) 6) Valentina Shevchenko (9) 7) Kamaru Usman (10) 8)

7th Annual MMA Freak Awards

This year’s MMA Freak Awards did come out later then originally planned but is now coming out. Like last year, there will be some changes to the format once again: With the exception of the Comeback of the Year category, the awards returns to a top 10 list. The Journalist of the Year category has been dropped this year in favor of bringing back the Comeback of the Year category.

MMA Freak January 2019 Rankings

The MMA Freak rankings are voted on by members of the writing staff. Note that fighters who are serving drug related suspensions, have been inactive for twelve months or have recently retired are currently ineligible: Top 10 MMA P4P Fighters (12/28/19) 1) Jon Jones (N/A) 2) Daniel Cormier (1) 3) Henry Cejudo (8) 4) Amanda Nunes (4) 5) TJ Dillashaw (2) 6) Cristiane Justino (3) 7) Tyron Woodley (5) 8)

Around the world of MMA: Liddell vs Ortiz 3

Reviews Bellator 209: Pitbull vs. Sanchez Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Menora Mivtachim Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel on Nov 16 on Paramount Network: Featherweight Patrício Freire (c) def. Emmanuel Sanchez Decision (unanimous) (48-46, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Welterweight Ryan Couture def. Haim Gozali Decision (unanimous) (29-27, 30-27, 30-26) 3 5:00 Light Heavyweight Vadim Nemkov def. Phil Davis Decision (split) (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) 3 5:00 Women’s Featherweight Olga