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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.

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: April 28-May 1

Reviews UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 The UFC hosted an event at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, April 24th broadcast on pay-per-view: Welterweight Kamaru Usman (c) def. Jorge Masvidal KO (punch) 2 1:02 Women’s Strawweight Rose Namajunas def. Zhang Weili (c) KO (head kick) 1 1:18 Women’s Flyweight Valentina Shevchenko (c) def. Jéssica Andrade TKO (elbows) 2 3:19 Middleweight Uriah Hall def. Chris Weidman

Top 10 Fights of September 2020

10) Jordan Williams defeats Gregory Rodriguez via knockout method via punches – Dana White’s Contender Series – Week 7 Jordan Williams got the opportunity in the main event of the Dana White’s Contender Series to get a UFC contract and did against Gregory Rodriguez. 9) Taylor Johnson submits Ed Ruth – Bellator 245: Davis vs. Machida 2 There are times when a fighter is looking to regroup and in doing

Around the world of MMA: November 10-14

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Teixeira The UFC hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, November 7th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online streaming service: Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira def. Thiago Santos Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 1:49 Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski def. Tanner Boser Decision (unanimous) (29–28, 29–28, 29–28) 3 5:00 Bantamweight Raoni Barcelos def. Khalid Taha Decision (unanimous) (30–27, 30–27, 30–27) 3

Around the world of MMA: September 26th

Reviews Dana White’s Contender Series – Season 4 – Week 7 Dana White hosted an event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, September 15th that was broadcast on the ESPN+ online service: Middleweight Jordan Williams def. Gregory Rodriguez KO (punches) 1 2:19 Featherweight Collin Anglin def. Muhammadjon Naimov Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-27, 29-27) 3 5:00 Welterweight Michael Lombardo def. Korey Kuppe Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00

Around the world of MMA: September 15-19

Reviews Bellator 246: Archuleta vs. Mix Bellator MMA hosted an event at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday, September 12th on Paramount Network: Bantamweight Juan Archuleta def. Patchy Mix Decision (unanimous) (49-46, 48-47, 48-47) 5 5:00 Welterweight Neiman Gracie def. Jon Fitch Submission (heel hook) 2 4:47 Catchweight (131.7 lbs) Liz Carmouche def. DeAnna Bennett Submission (rear-naked choke) 3 3:17 Catchweight (157 lbs) Keoni Diggs def. Derek

Around the world of MMA: March 20-24

Reviews UFC Fight Night: Lee vs. Oliveira The UFC hosted an event at the Ginásio Nilson Nelson in Brasília, Brazil on Saturday, March 14th that was be broadcast the online on ESPN+ service: Catchweight (158.5 lbs) Charles Oliveira def. Kevin Lee Submission (guillotine choke) 3 0:28 Welterweight Gilbert Burns def. Demian Maia TKO (punches) 1 2:34 Lightweight Renato Moicano def. Damir Hadžović Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 0:44 Light Heavyweight Nikita