Joe Riggs on shooting himself: 'I thought for sure I was going to die'
At just 31 years old, Joe Riggs has lived a fairly extraordinary life, and not always in the most positive sense.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
TUF: Brazil winner Warlley Alves drops to welterweight, eyes late 2014 UFC return
The X-Gym talent, who went 4-0 on the reality show before submitting Marcio Alexandre on the middleweight final, will return to 170 pounds for his next UFC bout, and he's hoping to be back in action later this year.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New, disgusting photos surface of Joe Riggs hand post-gunshot blast
Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight veteran Joe Riggs, who was forced to withdraw from his upcoming Paulo Thiago fight at the UFC Fight Night 51 mixed martial arts event on FOX Sports 1 after accidentally shooting himself , has revealed new photos of the blast damage to his hand.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Cathal Pendred vs. Gasan Umalatov Added to UFC Fight Night Stockholm
A welterweight bout between Ireland's Cathal Pendred and Russia's Gasan Umalatov has been added to the Oct. 4 UFC Fight Night Stockholm fight card, according to UFC officials on Friday.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Video: Joe Riggs Reveals Gun Shot Wound
Nov 2, 2013; Long Beach, CA, USA; Joe Riggs at the post fight press conference after the Bellator MMA fight night at the Long Beach Arena.
Video: Watch disgusting footage of Joe Riggs gunshot wound and the gaping holes it left in his body
Throw out all those "Gun Safety" videos and just replay this footage of Joe Riggs after he blew himself to pieces.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Brandon Thatch pulls out of fight with Jordan Mein
Welterweight prospect Brandon Thatch has been forced to pull out of his fight with Jordan Mein at UFC Fight Night 49 due to a compact toe fracture on his left foot.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
"Fight Master" Winner Involved In Accidental Gun Shot Incident
Joe Riggs will not be fighting inside the Octagon for the first time since 2006 later this year after his hand gun accidentally went off while he was cleaning the weapon Monday night.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Joe Riggs Shoots Himself While Cleaning Gun, Forced Out of UFC Return Against Paulo Thiago
We'll start with the good news: Joe Riggs is alive and safe. The bad news is, his unlikely UFC return has been postponed because he accidentally shot himself last night.
Joe Riggs Accidentally Shoots Himself, out of Fight with Paulo Thiago
Joe Riggs' resurgence from small-show journeyman to legitimate welterweight over the last three years has been one of the greatest unsung stories in MMA .
Joe Riggs Out Of UFC Fight Night 51 After Accidentally Shooting Himself With Pistol
Mixed martial arts veteran Joe Riggs was supposed to return to the UFC for the first time since 2006 against Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brazil on Sept.