2018 Untitled MMA Awards

It’s that time of the year again. The part where the one ends and then another one starts, and then we post the awards for the one that ended just a couple days too late because we procrastinated. It’s a tradition unlike any other.  

For the third time in our illustrious history, we’ll make our selections for the best of the best in MMA for The Year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Eighteen. From the best fights & fighters to the weirdest moment of the weird moments, we’ve made our picks.

Check out previous year’s selections:

(Please note that they were formatted on the old site, and will look a little off)

2016, 2017

Fighter of the Year - Daniel Cormier

  • 3-0 in 2018

  • Defended his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship against Volkan Oezdemir on January 20

  • Defeated Stipe Miocic for the UFC Heavyweight Championship on July 7

  • Defended his UFC Heavyweight Championship against Derrick Lewis on November 3

  • 2nd UFC Double Champ

  • Daddest Man on the Planet

Female Fighter of the Year - Amanda Nunes

  • Defended her UFC Bantamweight Championship against Raquel Pennington on May 12

  • Defeated Cris Cyborg for the UFC Featherweight Championship on December 29

  • First Female UFC Double Champ, 3rd overall

Fight of the Year - Robert Whittaker vs Yoel Romero 2 - UFC 225

Moment of the Year - Amanda Nunes KO’s Cyborg in 51 seconds

Knockout of the Year - Yair Rodriguez KO’s Korean Zombie

Submission of the Year - Aleksei Oleinik ezekial chokes Junior Albini

Performance of the Year - Max Holloway def. Brian Ortega

Best non-UFC Fighter of the Year - Gegard Mousasi

  • Defeated Rafael Carvalho for the Bellator Middlweight Championship on May 25

  • Defended his Bellator Middleweight Championship against Rory MacDonald on September 25

Best MMA Trash Talker - Conor McGregor

Yoel Romero Award for Maximum MMA Weirdness - Derrick Lewis’ Balls Was Hot

2018 Untitled MMA Picks Champion - Brenden

Brenden 99-69*

Buju 99-69

Bryce 97-71

*= Brenden won on tiebreaker. Brenden had Jones by finish, Buju had Jones by decision

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