Drake Riggs

Drake Riggs is an MMA writer based out of Brush Prairie, Washington, USA who specializes in feature pieces, the women's fight scene, lists, news coverage, and rankings. He has been a passionate fan of MMA ever since 2009. Drake has most notably written for BJPenn.com, FanSided MMA, The Body Lock, Cageside Press, Sherdog, The Scrap, and MMA Today. He has also created video content for RT Sport. As for other sports, Drake is a longtime fan of the NFL's Green Bay Packers and Jacksonville Jaguars. You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram: @Dre_Kriggs. Also check out all of his video content on YouTube at: Drake Riggs where he uploads fighter interviews as well as weekly "podshows" among other types of videos.

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Through it All, Stand Sure: Megan Anderson’s magical night in Melbourne

With a population of more than 560,000 and residing comfortably on the east side of…

Assessing the ONE Championship suplex rule controversy

This past Saturday, Japan hosted the majority of the weekend’s MMA action that was set…

Xiong JingNan aims to continue trailblazing for China at ONE: Century

ONE Championship’s March 31 event from earlier this year was a big deal for several…

Ricky Simon looking to bounce back with fight against Rob Font

One of the bantamweight division’s brightest young stars hails from the Pacific Northwest in Vancouver,…

Xiong JingNan ‘truly happy’ for Weili Zhang, open to Chinese super fight

China’s first two major MMA champions in the sport’s history are competitors in the strawweight…

Bellator 228: Pitbull vs Archuletta live results and highlights

Bellator 228 is going down live on September 28 with the prelims starting at 4:30…

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Wanderlei Silva signs with Bare-Knuckle Fighting Championship

With the recent emergence of bare-knuckle boxing in the modern-day combat sports scene, notable names…

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane confirms next fight will be in Hawaii against mystery opponent

Bellator has only had one flyweight champion throughout the promotion’s history. And that is none…

Bellator 228 weigh-in results: All Grand Prix fighters on point

After a stellar start to the million-dollar Bellator featherweight title Grand Prix at Bellator 226,…

Bellator featherweight Grand Prix is ‘dream come true’ for Saul Rogers

MMA fans will likely remember England’s Saul Rogers from his time on The Ultimate Fighter…