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With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best fights from December 2019: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMA Junkie’s “Fight of the Month” award for December. At the bottom of the post, let us know if we got it right by voting on your choice. * * * * Rob Font def. Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7 Rob Font...

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With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best submissions from December 2019. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMA Junkie’s “Submission of the Month” award for December. At the bottom of the post, let us know if we got it right by voting for your choice. * * * * The Nominees Virna Jandiroba def. Mallory Martin at UFC on ESPN 7...

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A.J. McKee is one of the hottest up-and-coming-stars in mixed martial arts, and he proved why once again last week at Bellator 236. McKee kept his undefeated record intact, and ran his company record win streak at 16, with a second-round submission victory over the always-tough Derek Campos in Honolulu. By doing so, McKee became the first fighter to reach the final four of Bellator’s featherweight grand prix tournament. Now, you can ride along with...

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204 shares share tweet pin sms send email By: MMA Junkie Staff | December 25, 2019 10:00 pm Follow @MMAjunkie The final weekend of dueling UFC and Bellator events didn’t have a gigantic impact on the rankings. But there are still some items worth pondering in the aftermath of UFC on ESPN+ 23 and Bellator 235 and 236. Ilima-Lei Macfarlane had another impressive defense of her Bellator flyweight title in defeating a tough Kate Jackson,...

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HONOLULU – Ilima-Lei Macfarlane says she would have no issue fighting her teammate and newly signed Bellator flyweight Liz Carmouche if their paths cross in 2020. Macfarlane, the Bellator 125-pound champion, notched her fourth successful title defense when she defeated Kate Jackson via unanimous decision in the Bellator 236 main event. And with company president Scott Coker hinting at a possible flyweight grand prix, both Macfarlane (11-4-1 MMA, 3-2 BMMA) and Carmouche (13-7 MMA, 0-0...

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shares share tweet pin sms send email By: MMA Junkie Staff | December 24, 2019 1:45 pm Follow @MMAjunkie Welcome to “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts. In this week’s episode, John Morgan, “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” react to what went down at UFC on ESPN+ 23 in South Korea, what went down at Bellator’s two events in Hawaii, the UFC’s flyweight...