Ringside Report Radio August 29: UFC 177 preview. Now online

This is the August 29, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon and Fred Garcia.

Simon and Garcia discussed Renan Barao pulling out of UFC 177 and being replaced with Joe Soto for a UFC Bantamweight Championship bout versus TJ Dillashaw.

Simon and Garcia previewed UFC 177 including Dillashaw v. Soto and every other fight on the card.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

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UFC 177

Saturday August 30, 2014

Sacramento, California, U.S.A.

—Main Card- Pay-Per-View- 10pm Eastern—

TJ Dillashaw (C) v. Joe Soto- UFC Bantamweight Championship

Tony Ferguson v. Danny Castillo- Lightweight

Shayna Baszler v. Bethe Correia- Women’s Bantamweight

Ramsey Nijem v. Carlos Diego Ferreira- Lightweight

Yancy Medeiros v. Damon Jackson- Lightweight

—Preliminary Card- Televised-8pm Eastern—

Lorenz Larkin v. Derek Brunson- Middleweight

Ruan Potts v. Anthony Hamilton- Heavyweight

Chris Wade v. Cain Carrizosa- Lightweight

Ringside Report Radio August 27, 2014 now online

This is the August 27, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon and Fred Garcia.

Simon and Garcia discussed Rafael Dos Anjos win over Benson Henderson and Michael Bisping’s win over Cung Le.

Matt Casavant appeared on this episode to talk the latest in boxing with Simon and Garcia.

All this and lots more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

Ringside Report Radio August 20, 2014. Now online

This is the August 20, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon and Fred Garcia.

Simon and Garcia discussed Ryan Bader’s win over Ovince St-Preux at UFC Fight Night 47, Ross Pearson’s win over Gray Maynard and what could be next for Bader and Maynard.

Simon and Garcia talked about Chris Weidman’s reign as UFC middleweight champion, his December bout with Vitor Belfort and a potential fight between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

Ringside Report Radio August 15: UFC FN 47 preview. Now online

This is the August 15, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon and Fred Garcia.

Simon and Garcia discussed Jon Jones’ injury and his fight with Daniel Cormier being postponed to January.

Simon and Garcia previewed UFC Fight Night 47 including every preliminary bout and the main event between Ryan Bader and Ovince St-Preux.

All this and much more MMA on this episode.

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UFC Fight Night 47

Saturday August 16, 2014

Bangor, Maine, U.S.A.

—Main Card- Televised- Fox Sports 1- 10pm Eastern—

Ryan Bader v. Ovince St-Preux- Light-Heavyweight

Gray Maynard v. Ross Pearson- Lightweight

Tim Boetsch v. Brad Tavares- Middleweight

Seth Baczynski v. Alan Jouban- Welterweight

Shawn Jordan v. Jack May- Heavyweight

Thiago Tavares v. Robbie Peralta- Featherweight

—Preliminary Card- Televised- Fox Sports 2- 8pm Eastern—

Jussier Formiga v. Zach Makovsky- Flyweight

Sara McMann v. Lauren Murphy- Women’s Bantamweight

Tom Watson v. Sam Alvey- Middleweight

Nolan Ticman v. Frankie Saenz- Bantamweight

Ringside Report Radio July 23 now online

This is the July 23, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon.

Dave discussed Daniel Cormier replacing Alexander Gustafsson for a UFC Light-Heavyweight Championship bout versus Jon Jones at UFC 178.

Dave talked about the stacked UFC 178 card, Chris Weidman v. Vitor Belfort being made for UFC 181 and Chael Sonnen receiving a two-year suspension.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

Ringside Report Radio: July 16, 2014. Now online

This is the July 16, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon.

Simon discussed results from UFC Fight Night 45 including Donald Cerrone’s win over Jim Miller and what it means for the landscape of the UFC lightweight division.

Simon discussed Demetrious Johnson v. Chris Cariaso for the UFC Flyweight championship being announce for UFC 177 in August, Ronda Rousey winning and ESPY and the latest on the Diaz brothers.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

Ringside Report Radio July 11, 2014: UFC Fight Night 45 preview. Now online

This is the July 11, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon.

Simon previewed UFC Fight Night 45 including every preliminary bout and the main event of Donald Cerrone v. Jim Miller.

Simon discussed Holly Holm signing to the UFC, Invicta FC airing on UFC Fight Pass and Ali Bagautinov failing a random drug test.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

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UFC Fight Night 45

Wednesday July 16, 2014

Atlantic City, New Jersey, U.S.A.

—Main Card- Televised- Fox Sports 1- 9pm Eastern—

Donald Cerrone v. Jim Miller- Lightweight

Edson Barboza v. Evan Dunham- Lightweight

Rick Story v. Leonardo Mafra- Welterweight

Justin Salas v. Joe Proctor- Lightweight

John Lineker v. Alptekin Ozkilic- Flyweight

Lucas Martins v. Alex White- Featherweight

—Preliminary Card- Televised- Fox Sports 1- 7pm Eastern—

Gleison Tibau v. Pat Healy- Lightweight

Jessamyn Duke v. Leslie Smith- Women’s Bantamweight

Hugo “Wolverine” Viana v. Aljamain Sterling- Bantamweight

Yosdenis Cedeno v. Jerrod Sanders- Lightweight

—Preliminary Card- Online- UFC Fight Pass- 6:30pm Eastern—

Claudia Gadelha v. Tina Lahdemaki- Women’s Straw-weight

Top 10 MMA Rankings- July 2014

UFC 175: Rousey v DavisThis is the 35th monthly installment of the Ringside Report official Top 10 MMA rankings. These rankings reflect results from June 1, 2014- July 6, 2014.

No movement in the Heavyweight rankings this month. No Top 10 Heavyweights competed in June 2013.

There are no Top 10 Heavyweights scheduled to compete in July 2014.

Heavyweights- 207-265 lbs.

1. Cain Velasquez (13-1, UFC HW champion) Last fight: TKO win over Junior Dos Santos on October 19, 2013 at UFC 166. Next fight: versus Fabricio Werdum on November 15, 2014 at UFC 180

2. Junior Dos Santos (16-3) Last fight: TKO loss to Cain Velasquez on October 19, 2013 at UFC 166. Next fight: TBA

3. Fabricio Werdum (18-5-1) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Travis Browne on April 19, 2014 at UFC on FOX 11. Next fight: versus Cain Velasquez on November 15, 2014 at UFC 180

4. Antonio Silva (18-5-1) Last fight: No Contest with Mark Hunt on December 7, 2013 at UFC Fight Night 33. Next fight: versus Andrei Arlovski on September 13, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 51

5. Travis Browne (16-2-1) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Fabricio Werdum on April 19, 2014 at UFC on FOX 11. Next fight: TBA

6. Josh Barnett (33-7) Last fight: KO loss to Travis Browne on December 28, 2013 at UFC 168. Next fight: TBA

7. Stipe Miocic (12-1) Last fight: TKO win over Fabio Maldonado on May 31, 2014 at TUF Brazil Finale. Next fight: TBA

8. Alistair Overeem (37-13-1) Last fight: UD win over Frank Mir on February 1, 2014 at UFC 169. Next fight: versus Ben Rothwell on September 5, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 50

9. Mark Hunt (9-8-1) Last fight: Majority Draw with Antonio Silva on December 7, 2013 at UFC Fight Night 33. Next fight: versus Roy Nelson on September 21, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 52

10. Gabriel Gonzaga (16-8) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Stipe Miocic on January 25, 2014 at UFC on FOX 10. Next fight: TBA

Honourable mentions: Stefan Struve, Soa Palelei, Matt Mitrione, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Shawn Jordan, Roy Nelson, Ben Rothwell, Frank Mir, Vitaly Minakov, Brendan Schaub, Andrei Arlovski, Jared Rosholt, Derrick Lewis

Previously 9th ranked Chael Sonnen is moved into the honorable mention category after his suspension and release from the UFC. Shogun Rua goes from 10th in last month’s ranking to 9th in July 2014. Ryan Bader goes from an honorable mention to 10th overall in this month’s rankings.

7th ranked Anthony Johnson is scheduled to fight (honorable mention) on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12.

Light-Heavyweights- 205 lbs.

1. Jon Jones (20-1, UFC LHW Champion) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Glover Teixeira on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: versus Alexander Gustafsson on September 27, 2014 at UFC 178

2. Alexander Gustafsson (16-2) Last fight: TKO win over Jimi Manuwa on March 8, 2014 for UFC Fight Night 37. Next fight: versus Jon Jones on September 27, 2014 at UFC 178

3. Daniel Cormier (15-0) Last fight: technical submission win over Dan Henderson on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: TBA

4. Rashad Evans (21-3-1D) Last fight: TKO win over Chael Sonnen on November 16, 2013 at UFC 167. Next fight: TBA

5. Glover Teixeira (22-3) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Jon Jones on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: TBA

6. Dan Henderson (30-12) Last fight: technical submission loss to Daniel Cormier on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: TBA

7. Anthony Johnson (17-4) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Phil Davis on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: versus Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12

8. Phil Davis (12-2-1) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Anthony Johnson on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: TBA

9. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (22-9) Last Fight: TKO loss to Dan Henderson on March 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 38. Next fight: TBA

10. Ryan Bader (17-4) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante on June 14, 2014 at UFC 174

Honourable mentions: Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante, Jimi Manuwa, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Attila Vegh, James Te-Huna, Wanderlei Silva, Fabio Maldonado, Ryan Bader, Thiago Silva, Ryan Jimmo, Ilir Latifi, Ovince St-Preux, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Chael Sonnen

No movement in the Middleweight rankings despite Chris Weidman’s win over Lyoto Machida on July 5. Machida remains ranked 4th at Middleweight.

There are no Top 10 Middleweights scheduled to compete in July 2014.

Middleweights- 185 lbs.

1. Chris Weidman (12-0, UFC MW champion) Last Fight: unanimous decision win over Lyoto Machida on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

2. Anderson Silva (33-6) Last fight: TKO loss to Chris Weidman on December 28, 2013 at UFC 168. Next fight: TBA

3. Vitor Belfort (24-10) Last fight: KO win over Dan Henderson on November 9, 2013 at UFC Fight Night 32. Next fight: TBA

4. Lyoto Machida (21-5) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Chris Weidman on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

5. Gegard Mousasi (35-4-2) Last fight: submission win over Mark Munoz on May 31, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 41. Next fight: versus Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza on September 5, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 50

6. Luke Rockhold (11-3) Last fight: submission win over Tim Boetsch on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: TBA

7. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (20-3-1) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Francis Carmont on February 15, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 36. Next fight: versus Gegard Mousasi on September 5, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 50

8. Tim Kennedy (18-4) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Michael Bisping on April 16, 2014 at TUF Nations Finale. Next fight: versus Yoel Romero on September 27, 2014 at UFC 178

9. Michael Bisping (24-6) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Tim Kennedy on April 16, 2014 at TUF Nations Finale. Next fight: versus Cung Le on August 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 48

10. Mark Munoz (13-5) Last fight: submission loss to Gegard Mousasi on May 31, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 41. Next fight: TBA

Honourable mentions: Alan Belcher, Alexander Shlemenko, Brad Tavares, Tim Boetsch, Costa Philippou, Yushin Okami, Mamed Khalidov, Luke Barnatt, CB Dollaway, Yoel Romero, Cezar Ferreira, Ronny Markes, Thiago Marreta Santos, Francis Carmont, Thales Leites

No movement in the Welterweight rankings this month despite Rory MacDonald’s win over Tyron Woodley on June 14. MacDonald remains ranked 3rd and Woodley remains ranked 4th.

2nd ranked Robbie Lawler is scheduled to fight 10th ranked Matt Brown on July 26 at UFC on FOX 12.

Welterweights- 170 lbs.

1. Johny Hendricks (16-2) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Robbie Lawler on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171 to win vacant UFC WW title. Next fight: TBA

2. Robbie Lawler (23-10-1) Last fight: TKO win over Jake Ellenberger on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: versus Matt Brown on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12

3. Rory MacDonald (17-2) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Tyron Woodley on June 14, 2014 at UFC 174. Next fight: TBA

4. Tyron Woodley (13-3) Last fight: unanimous decision los to Rory MacDonald on June 14, 2014 at UFC 174. Next fight: versus Dong Hyun Kim on August 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 48

5. Hector Lombard (34-4-1D-1NC) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Jake Shields on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171. Next fight: TBA

6. Carlos Condit (29-8) Last fight: TKO loss to Tyron Woodley on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171. Next fight: TBA

7. Jake Shields (29-7-1D-1NC) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Hector Lombard on March 15, 2014 at UFC 171. Next fight: TBA

8. Dong Hyun Kim (19-2-1-1) Last fight: KO win over John Hathaway on March 1, 2014 at TUF China Finale. Next fight: versus Tyron Woodley on August 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 48

9. Demian Maia (19-6) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Alexander Yakovlev on May 31, 2014 at TUF Brazil Finale. Next fight: versus Mike Pyle on August 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 48

10. Matt Brown (19-11) Last fight: TKO win over Erick Silva on May 10, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 40. Next fight: versus Robbie Lawler on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12.

Honourable mentions: John Hathaway, Thiago Alves, Mike Pierce, Mike Pyle, Nate Marquardt, Andrey Koreshkov, Josh Koscheck, Tarec Saffiedine, Ben Askren, Brandon Thatch, Kelvin Gastelum, Hyun Gyu Lim, Jake Ellenberger, Martin Kampmann, Georges St-Pierre, Nick Diaz, Gunnar Nelson

Rafael Dos Anjos’ win over Jason High on June 7 bumps him from 10th in last month’s rankings to 9th in July 2014. Eddie Alvarez drops from 9th to 10th.

5th ranked Josh Thomson is scheduled to fight (honorable mention) Michael Johnson on July 26, 2014 at UFc on FOX 12.

Lightweights- 155 lbs.

1. Anthony Pettis (17-2, UFC LW Champion) Last fight: submission win over Benson Henderson on August 31, 2013 at UFC 164. Next fight: versus Gilbert Melendez, date TBA

2. Benson Henderson (21-3) Last fight: submission win over Rustam Khabilov on June 7, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 42. Next fight: versus Rafael Dos Anjos on August 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 43

3. TJ Grant (21-5) Last fight: KO win over Gray Maynard on May 25, 2013 at UFC 160. Next fight: TBA

4. Gilbert Melendez (22-3) Last fight: UD win over Diego Sanchez on October 19, 2013 at UFC 166. Next fight: versus Anthony Pettis, date TBA

5. Josh Thomson (20-6-1NC) Last fight: split-decision loss to Benson Henderson on January 25, 2014 at UFC on FOX 10. Next fight: versus Michael Johnson on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12

6. Nate Diaz (17-9) Last fight: TKO win over Gray Maynard on November 30, 2013 at TUF 18 Finale. Next fight: TBA

7. Khabib Nurmagomedov (22-0) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Rafael Dos Anjos on April 19, 2014 at UFC on FOX 11. Next fight: TBA

8. Gray Maynard (11-3-1D-1NC) Last fight: TKO loss to Nate Diaz on November 30, 2013 at TUF 18 Finale. Next fight: versus Fabricio Camoes on August 16, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 47

9. Rafael Dos Anjos (21-7) Last fight: TKO win over Jason High on June 7, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 42. Next fight: versus Benson Henderson at UFC Fight Night 47

10. Eddie Alvarez (25-3, Bellator LW champion) Last fight: SD win over Michael Chandler on November 2, 2013 at Bellator 106. Next fight: TBA

Honourable mentions: Jorge Masvidal, Joe Lauzon, Edson Barboza, Takanori Gomi, Rustam Khabilov, Jamie Varner, Donald Cerrone, Michael Chandler, Jim Miller, John Makdessi, Myles Jury, Tony Ferguson, Michael Chiesa, Bobby Green, Erik Koch, Michael Johnson

Previously 6th ranked Cub Swanson’s win over Jeremy Stephens on June 28 bumps him into the 4h spot in the Featherweight rankings. Ricardo Lamas drops from 4th to 5th and Chan Sung Jung falls from 5th to 6th. Jeremy Stephens remains ranked 8th.

10th ranked Clay Guida is scheduled to fight (honorable mention) Dennis Bermudez on July 26, 2014 at UFC on FOX 12.

Featherweights-145 lbs.

1. Jose Aldo (24-1, UFC FW Champion) Last fight: UD win over Ricardo Lamas on February 1, 2014 at UFC 169. Next fight: TBA

2. Frankie Edgar (17-4-1) Last fight: TKO win over BJ Penn on July 6, 2014 at TUF 19 Finale. Next fight: TBA

3. Chad Mendes (16-1) Last fight: UD win over Nik Lentz on December 14, 2013 at UFC on FOX 9. Next fight: TBA

4. Cub Swanson (21-5) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Jeremy Stephens on June 28, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 44. Next fight: TBA

5. Ricardo Lamas (14-3) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Hacran Dias on June 28, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 44. Next fight: TBA

6. Chan Sung Jung (13-4) Last fight: TKO loss to Jose Aldo on August 3, 2013 at UFC 163. Next fight: TBA

7. Dustin Poirier (16-3) Last fight: TKO win over Akira Corassani on April 16, 2014 at TUF Nations Finale. Next fight: TBA

8. Jeremy Stephens (23-10) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Cub Swanson on June 28, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 44. Next fight: TBA

9. Darren Elkins (17-4) Last fight: UD loss to Jeremy Stephens on January 25, 2014 at UFC on FOX 10. Next fight: TBA

10. Clay Guida (31-14) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Tatsuya Kawajiri on April 11, 2014. Next fight: versus Dennis Bermudez on July 26, 2014

Honourable mentions: Patricio “Pitbull” Freire, Nik Lentz, Hatsu Hioki, Dennis Siver, Conor McGregor, Dennis Bermudez, Rony “Jason” Mariano, Steven Siler, Daniel Straus, Pat Curran, Diego Brandao, Dennis Siver, Charles Oliveira, Tatsuya Kawajiri, Max Holloway

No movement in the Bantamweight rankings this month. Urijah Faber’s win over Alex Caceres on July 5 does not affect their ranking. Faber remains 3rd and Caceres remain ranked 8th.

There are no Top 10 Bantamweights scheduled to compete in July 2014.

Bantamweights- 135 lbs.

1. TJ Dillashaw (10-2, UFC BW champion) Last fight: TKO win over Renan Barao on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: versus Renan Barao on August 30, 2014 at UFC 177

2. Renan Barao (32-2-1) Last fight: TKO loss to TJ Dillashaw on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: versus TJ Dillashaw on August 30, 2014 at UFC 177

3. Urijah Faber (31-7) Last fight: submission win over Alex Caceres on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

4. Raphael Assuncao (22-4) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Pedro Munhoz on February 22, 2014 at UFC 170. Next fight: TBA

5. Michael McDonald (16-3) Last fight: submission loss to Urijah Faber on December 14, 2013 at UFC on FOX 9. Next fight: TBA

6. Takeya Mizugaki (20-7-2D) Last fight: UD win over Francisco Rivera on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: versus Dominick Cruz on September 27, 2014 at UFC 178

7. Yuri Alcantara (30-5-1NC) Last fight: KO win over Vaughan Lee on May 31, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 41. Next fight: TBA

8. Alex Caceres (10-6-1NC) Last fight: submission loss to Urijah Faber on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

9. Johnny Eduardo (27-9) Last fight: KO win over Eddie Wineland on May 10, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 40. Next fight: TBA

10. Francisco Rivera (10-3-1NC) Last fight: UD loss to Takeya Mizugaki on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173. Next fight: TBA

Honourable mentions: Yves Jabouin, Mike Easton , Hugo “Wolverine” Viana, Erik Perez, Bibiano Fernandes, Brian Bowles, Dustin Kimura, George Roop, Dominick Cruz, Wilson Reis, Eddie Wineland, Rob Font, Sergio Pettis

No movement in the Flyweight rankings this month. Top ranked Demetrious Johnson’s win over 6th ranked Ai Bagautinov does not change their rankings. 3rd ranked John Dodson’s win over 5th ranked John Moraga does not affect their rankings.

4th ranked Ian McCall is scheduled to fight (honorable mention) Brad Pickett on July 19, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 46.

Flyweights

1. Demetrious Johnson (20-2-1, UFC Fly-W champion) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Ali Bagautinov on June 14, 2014 at UFC 174. Next fight: TBA

2. Joseph Benavidez (20-4) Last fight: submission win over Tim Elliott on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: TBA

3. John Dodson (16-6) Last fight: TKO win over John Moraga on June 7, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 42. Next fight: TBA

4. Ian McCall (12-4-1) Last fight: UD win over Iliarde Santos on August 3, 2013 at UFC 163. Next fight: versus Brad Pickett on July 19, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 46

5. John Moraga (14-3) Last fight: TKO loss to John Dodson on June 7, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 42. Next fight: TBA

6. Ali Bagautinov (13-3) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Demetrious Johnson on June 14, 2014 at UFC 174. Next fight: TBA

7. Jussier Da Silva Formiga (16-3) Last fight: submission win over Scott Jorgensen on March 23, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 38. Next fight: versus Zach Makovsky on August 16, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 47

8. Chris Cariaso (17-5) Last fight: split-decision win over Louis Smolka on May 10, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 40. Next fight: versus Kyoji Horiguchi on September 20, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 52

9. Zach Makovsky (18-4) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Josh Sampo on February 22, 2014 at UFC 170. Next fight: versus Jussier Da Silva Formiga on August 16, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 47

10. John Lineker (23-7) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Ali Bagautinov on February 1, 2014 at UFC 169. Next fight: TBA

Honorable mentions: Josh Ferguson, Phil Harris, Ulysses Gomez, Yasuhiro Urushitani, Azamat Gashimov, Iliarde Santos, Louis Gaudinot, Darrell Montague, Tim Elliott, Dustin Ortiz, Justin Scoggins, Alptekin Ozkilic, Darren Uyenoyama, Scott Jorgensen, Louis Smolka, Brad Pickett

Top ranked Ronda Rousey’s win over 3rd ranked Alexis Davis on July 5 does change their rankings.

There are no Top 10 Women’s Bantamweights scheduled to compete in July 2014.

Women (135 lbs.)

1. Ronda Rousey (10-0, UFC Women’s BW champion) Last fight: TKO win over Alexis Davis on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

2. Sarah Kaufman (17-2-1NC) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Leslie Smith on April 16, 2014 at TUF Nations Finale. Next fight: TBA

3. Alexis Davis (16-6) Last fight: TKO loss to Ronda Rousey on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. Next fight: TBA

4. Jessica Eye (10-2-1NC) Last Fight: split-decision loss to Alexis Davis on February 22, 2014 at UFC 170. Next fight: TBA

5. Cat Zingano (8-0) Last fight: TKO win over Miesha Tate on April 13, 2013 at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale. Next fight: TBA

6. Sara McMann (7-1) Last fight: TKO loss to Ronda Rousey on February 22, 2014 at UFC 170. Next fight: versus Lauren Murphy on August 16, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 47

7. Miesha Tate (14-5) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Liz Carmouche on April 19, 2014 at UFC on FOX 11. Next fight: TBA

8. Liz Carmouche (9-5) Last fight: unanimous decision loss to Miesha Tate on April 19, 2014 at UFC on FOX 11. Next fight: TBA

9. Lauren Taylor Murphy (8-0, Invicta FC WBW champion) Last fight: TKO win over Miriam Nakamoto on December 7, 2013 to win inaugural Invicta FC Bantamweight Championship. Next fight: versus Sara McMann on August 16, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 47

10. Bethe Correia (8-0) Last fight: unanimous decision win over Jessamyn Duke on April 26, 2014 at UFC 172. Next fight: versus Shayna Baszler on August 30, 2014 at UFC 177

Honorable mentions: Sarah D’Alelio, Holly Holm, Jessamyn Duke, Rin Nakai, Raquel Pennington, Miriam Nakamoto, Jan Finney, Jessica Andrade, Shayna Baszler, Jessica Rakoczy, Roxanne Modafferi, Sarah Moras, Peggy Morgan, Rosi Sexton, Amanda Nunes, Germaine De Randamie, Julianna Pena

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Ringside Report Radio June 25 with Nate Marquardt and Soa Palelei. Now online

This is the June 25, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon.

Nate Marquardt appeared on this episode to discuss his UFC Fight Night 43 main event bout versus James Te Huna on Saturday June 28 in Auckland, New Zealand.

Soa Palelei also appeared on this episode to discuss his bout versus Jared Rosholt at UFC FN 43 in the co-main event.

Simon discussed the latest GSP news, Hector Lombard’s injury and Kimbo Slice rumors.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.

Ringside Report Radio June 20, 2014. Now online

This is the June 20, 2014 episode of Ringside Report Radio. Hosted by Dave Simon and Fred Garcia.

Simon and Garcia discussed Gegard Mousasi versus Jacare Souza being announced for UFC 176 and the title implication for that fight in the middleweight division.

Simon and Garcia talked about possible rematches between Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson and TJ Dillashaw versus Renan Barao.

All this and much more MMA on this 1-hour episode.