Tag "Rory MacDonald"

MMA Freak Rankings July 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 (6/30/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

MMA Freak Rankings June 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 (5/31/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

Around the world of MMA: June 17-19

Reviews Phoenix Tournament: Atomweight Invicta Fighting Championships hosted an event at the Police Athletic League in Kansas City, Kansa on Friday, June 11th broadcast on AXS TV: Atomweight Jéssica Delboni def. Lindsey VanZandt Decision (unanimous) (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Atomweight Jéssica Delboni def. Marisa Messer-Belenchia Decision (unanimous) (10-9, 10-9, 10-9) 1 5:00 Atomweight Lindsey VanZandt def. Linda Mihalec Decision (unanimous) (10-9, 10-9, 10-9) 1 5:00 Atomweight Samantha Seff def.

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.

MMA Freak Rankings April 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 (3/31/21) 1) Amanda Nunes (1)2) Valentina

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