Drake Riggs

Drake Riggs is an MMA writer 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, and MMA Today. He is also a longtime fan of the NFL's Green Bay Packers and Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Five reasons why you shouldn’t miss out on Invicta FC 35

Invicta FC 35 takes place this Friday night. As per usual, the action is set…

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Demetrious Johnson shuts down idea of Kyoji Horiguchi rematch, ‘I won the last fight’

Demetrious Johnson is undeniably one of the greatest fighters of all-time. The argument can even…

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Julianna Pena provides an update on her fighting future

Season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter was a big deal. It marked the first time…

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Bellator 224 gets flyweight clash of Juliana Velasquez vs Kristina Williams

Bellator 224 is the farthest event out on the promotion’s calendar as of right now…

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Bellator 222 gets crazier with addition of Eduardo Dantas vs Juan Archuleta

Right when we thought that Bellator 222 was as stacked as it possibly could be,…

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UFC 241 gets Raphael Assuncao vs Cory Sandhagen

UFC 241 is beginning to really take shape as another fantastic fight has been added…

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Rena Kubota set to take on Lindsey VanZandt at Bellator 222

The collaboration between Bellator and RIZIN continues on stronger than ever and that’s being showcased…

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Josh Emmett vs Mirsad Bektic targeted for UFC Sacramento

Team Alpha Male’s Josh Emmett (14-2) has proven to be one of the most dangerous…

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Invicta FC 35 full card revealed, Deanna Bennett headlines, Kanako Murata debuts

After a successful kickoff to the Phoenix Rising one-night tournament series a few weeks ago,…

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BJ Penn reflects on UFC 237, releases statements on allegations

UFC 237 acted as the UFC’s big return to Brazil when they touched down in…