Drake Riggs

Drake Riggs is an MMA writer who specializes in rankings, the women's fight scene, lists and feature pieces. 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.
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    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...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 13: Janay ‘Hollowpoint’ Harding

    This is the 13th installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we had a very special guest in Bellator MMA featherweight contender, Janay “Hollowpoint” Harding. The 23-year old Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia native took the time to discuss her crossing over between MMA and boxing, her next fight with Sinead Kavanagh at Bellator...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 12: What to do with 125 & UFC 228 recap

    This is the 12th installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed all the different bits of news as per usual. One of which is quite a hot topic as UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano was stripped of her title after being hospitalized during...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 11: Invicta FC 31 recap & UFC 228 preview

    This is the eleventh installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed all the different bits of news. We got plenty of great action from Invicta FC 31 to recap which featured a strawweight title bout. In the preview, we had UFC 228 which...
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    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...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 10: UFC Lincoln recap & Invicta FC 31 preview

    This is the tenth installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed all the different bits of news. Ranging from some surprise fight announcements, an injury, and some champion vs champion bouts. We got the return of the UFC to recap which featured strawweight...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Special: The super fight – Cyborg vs Nunes

    This is a special edition of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed everything there possibly is to discuss about the recently announced first-ever female super fight that features the featherweight and bantamweight UFC champion, Cris Cyborg and Amanda Nunes. We break down the fight itself...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 9: Trouble, beef, love and a UFC Lincoln preview

    This is the ninth installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed all the different bits of news. Ranging from a superstar engagement, a bit of some disturbing and unfortunate news along with some fight announcements. There wasn’t a lot to recap or preview…literally...
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    WMMA Today Podcast Ep. 8: New fights! RIZIN 12 recap & Kayla’s return

    This is the eighth installment of the WMMA Today podcast with Stephen King and Drake Riggs. On this episode, we discussed all the many different fight announcements we got this weekend! UFC Denver added two to its card while UFC 229 got one along with Invicta FC 31 doing some shuffling. There wasn’t...