Drake Riggs

Drake Riggs is an MMA writer who specializes in rankings, the women's fight scene and breaking down cards. He has been a passionate fan of MMA ever since 2009. Drake also currently writes for BJPenn.com along with Fansided and is a former contributor to Sherdog. He is a die-hard fan of the NFL's Green Bay Packers and Jacksonville Jaguars as well.
  • Ariane Lipski

    A hardcore fan’s must-see: Ariane Lipski vs Aga Niedzwiedz

    After the ‘Violence Queen’ successfully completed her second KSW title defense in March by defeating Silvana Gomez Juarez, Ariane Lipski is in search of what could be next. Lipski has been a staple among the 125-pound division’s best and has been argued by some as the best. Since joining...
  • Wanderlei Silva Rampage Jackson

    Wanderlei Silva announces fourth fight with Rampage Jackson

    Bellator’s legend themed fight matchups continue. Former Pride FC champion and icon, Wanderlei Silva took to social media to announce that the fight he had been wanting is on. Silva will face one of his biggest career rivals, Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson for the fourth time at a Bellator event on...
  • Drew Dober

    UFC Lincoln gets lightweight scrap between Drew Dober and Jon Tuck

    After the recent announcement of Justin Gaethje vs Al Iaquinta being made official to headline the UFC’s third trip to the state of Nebraska, the card is continuing to take shape. Another lightweight battle has now been added to the card as exciting prospects Drew Dober and Jon Tuck...
  • Drake’s Top 10 MMA Rankings

    I have continually been attempting to construct the perfect set of MMA rankings for years now and the goal has always remained the same: to find the very best and most accurate rankings possible by comparing with the UFC’s official rankings also while looking at the best in the world...
  • Drake’s Top 10 MMA Rankings

    I have continually been attempting to construct the perfect set of MMA rankings for years now and the goal has always remained the same: to find the very best and most accurate rankings possible by comparing with the UFC’s official rankings also while looking at the best in the world...
  • WMMA Fights to Watch: A Belt Up For Grabs

    The premier female only MMA league is back this weekend and stealing the spotlight all for themselves. The ladies always deliver for their usual Scotish Rites Temple audiences but this time around they’ll be headed to Salt Lake City, Utah. Among other outside points of intrigue, we’ll be getting...
  • Drake’s Top 10 MMA Rankings

    I have continually been attempting to construct the perfect set of MMA rankings for years now and the goal has always remained the same: to find the very best and most accurate rankings possible, by comparing the UFC’s official rankings with the best in the world overall. Everyone will...
  • WMMA Fights to Watch: The Rise of the Machine and Will the Cat Get The Cream

    This weekend is providing us with plenty of top fighters in WMMA action ranging from fights including big prospects and multiple ranked fighters and champions (four ranked in Drake’s Top 10 MMA Rankings, three in the UFC’s official rankings.) We even have an actual champion versus champion fight that,...
  • WMMA Fights To Watch: A Title Shot Within Grasp

    For those dying for some super-exciting matchups in WMMA, then be prepared because this weekend will deliver. Even with some shifts that occurred, moving bouts around and mixing things up, we’ve still ended up with a great fight between veterans, a strikers delight, then what’s sure to be a...