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Around the world of MMA: September 18-21

Reviews Dana White’s Contender Series 39 Dana White hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Tuesday, September 14th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online service: Light Heavyweight Jailton Almeida def. Nasrudin Nasrudinov Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:49 Bantamweight Mo Miller def. Brandon Lewis Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) 3 5:00 Middleweight Albert Duraev def. Caio Bittencourt Submission (neck crank) 1 3:29 Heavyweight Łukasz Brzeski def.

MMA Freak Fighter of the Week UFC on ESPN 22

The winners for this week at ONE on TNT 2 is Christian Lee, for Bellator 257 it’s Paul Daley and for UFC on ESPN 22 it’s Gerald Meerschaert. Also in addition to reviewing the main events of Bellator 257 and UFC on ESPN 22, there are previews for ONE on TNT 3, PFL 1 (2021) and UFC 261.

MMA Freak Fighter of the Week UFC on ABC 2

The winners are as following: For ONE on TNT 1 the winner is Adriano Moraes. For Bellator 256 the winner is Cat Zingano. For UFC on ABC 2 the winner is Mackenzie Dern. After that the upcoming ONE on TNT 2, Bellator 257 and UFC on ESPN 22 are all previewed.

Around the world of MMA: April 14-17

Reviews UFC on ABC: Vettori vs. Holland The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Enterprise, Nevada on Saturday, April 10th that was broadcast on both ABC and on ESPN+: Middleweight Marvin Vettori def. Kevin Holland Decision (unanimous) (50–44, 50–44, 50–44) 5 5:00 Featherweight Arnold Allen def. Sodiq Yusuff Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Middleweight Julian Marquez def. Sam Alvey Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 2:07

MMA Freak Rankings March 2021

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 (2/28/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

MMA Freak Rankings February 2021

Please note that due to technical difficulties the MMA Freak Rankings were not updated in January. 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

Gina Carano fired and Fighter of the Week – UFC Fight Night 184

There is a full slate for this week’s MMA Freak Fighter of the Week show. First is that the main even of UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs. Volkov is reviewed. Second, the main event for UFC 258 is briefly previewed. Third, the firing of Gina Carano from the show, The Mandolorian, is briefly discussed along with her potential future moves. Lastly the move of Bellator to Showtime is discussed along