Sept. 16 USA TODAY Sports/ MMA Rankings: Karakhanyan cracks list

September 16, 2013 News

While the UFC was on hiatus this past weekend, that didn’t stop new World Series of Fighting featherweightGeorgi Karakhanyan from making an impact in the latest USA TODAY Sports/ MMA rankings.

The 28-year-old “Insane” one earned his eighth straight win with a first-round submission of Waylon Lowe at this past Saturday’s World Series of Fighting 5 event and moved up from the honorable mention section to the No. 15 slot in the latest 145-pound rankings.