Tag "WMMA"

Top 10 Women’s P4P Rankings: September 2015

Due to time constraints, all of the women’s MMA rankings categories will be updated as once. Rankings follows: Top 10 Women’s P4P Rankings (6/5/15) 1) Ronda Rousey (1) 2) Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino (2) 3) Joanna Jedrzejczyk (8) 4) Miesha Tate (9) 5) Claudia Gadelha (N/A) 6) Barb Honchak (3) 7) Michelle Waterson (6) 8) Alexis Davis (N/A) 9) Marloes Coenen (7) 10) Amanda Nuness (N/A) Contenders: Ayaka Hamasaki, Holly Holm, Sarah

Around the world of MMA: October 2-4

It was another good weekend and now another month has passed. With that here are the coming weekend’s events: Review: UFC Fight Night: Barnett vs. Nelson The UFC returned to the “Land of the Rising Sun” aka Japan with a fight card Saturday night live on Fox Sports 1: Heavyweight Josh Barnett def. Roy Nelson Decision (unanimous) (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) 5 5:00 Middleweight Uriah Hall def. Gegard Mousasi TKO (jumping

Around the world of MMA: August 7-8

There were a few fight cards that delivered this weekend and more are coming up this weekend. Here they are: Reviews: World Series of Fighting 22: Palhares vs. Shields World Series of Fighting was bold enough to go head to head with a UFC pay-per-view on August 1st on NBCSN: Welterweight Rousimar Palhares (c) def. Jake Shields Submission (kimura) 3 2:02 Bantamweight Marlon Moraes (c) def. Sheymon Moraes Submission (rear-naked

Around the world of MMA: July 31-August 1

There was a good title fight and now they’ll be another good title fight coming up this weekend. Here’s the preview: Reviews: UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 The UFC hosted a great fight at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois this last Saturday, July 25th on basic Fox: Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw (c) def. Renan Barão TKO (punches) 4 0:35 Women’s Bantamweight Miesha Tate def. Jessica Eye Decision (unanimous)

Around the world of MMA: July 15-18

It was a busy weekend in MMA and this week will also be very busy as well. With that here are reviews and previews: Reviews: UFC 189: Mendes vs. McGregor The pinnacle of UFC International Fight Week took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 11th on PPV: Featherweight Conor McGregor def. Chad Mendes TKO (punches) 2 4:57 Welterweight Robbie Lawler (c) def. Rory MacDonald TKO (punches) 5

Top 10 fights of May & June 2015

May and June had some great fights and due to time constraints both will be listed in this article. Here they are: Top 10 Fights of May 10) Rony Jason’s submission victory (now no contest) over Damon Jackson – UFC Fight Night 67 9) Joseph Benavidez’s victory by decision over John Moraga – UFC 187: Johnson vs. Cormier  8) Donald Cerrone’s technical knockout over John Makdessi – UFC 187: Johnson

Around the world of MMA: July 7-12

The time has come and UFC International Fight Week is underway with many events taking place. Here they are: Previews: 2015 IMMAF Amateur MMA World Championships The second annual International MMA Amateur World Championships continues July 7th and concludes July 11th. Invicta FC 13: Cyborg vs. Van Duin Invicta FC joins International Fight Week with an event at the Cosmopolitan Hotel on July 9th on UFC Fight Pass: Featherweight Cristiane