Archives for Luis Alberto Nogueira


The Outsiders: Top 25 Bantamweights Outside the UFC, Bellator, and WSOF

While most of the best talent is under the UFC banner and Bellator and WSOF have seemed scooped up the rest, there is still plenty of talent yet to be signed by the top promotions of the MMA food...

Top 15 Brazilian MMA prospects to watch in 2015


Don’t be surprised if you see some new Brazilian faces in major mixed martial arts promotions next year, as MMA Fighting lists the 15 fighters that will likely burst onto the scene in 2015.

Renan Barao is your disputed #1 bantamweight

Dominick Cruz, despite being ranked #1 by all but one source, has fallen to #3 overall after MMA Weekly dropped him due to inactivity.

Renan Barao is waiting for Dominick Cruz

#2 Renan Barao joins #1 Dominick Cruz on the shelf as he waits for the champ to heal up.

On the shelf, Cruz is still undisputed #1

With no activity at the top of the division, bantamweight is mostly unchanged.