Every day MMATraining.com delivers a piece bright and early providing some op-ed material related to one of the numerous blips on MMA’s radar screen. Called The Opening Round, topics have ranged from breaking down particular match-ups to reviewing events to roster cuts to curious business decisions to…well, you get the idea.

In case you missed any of this past week’s offerings, The Final Bell will give readers an opportunity to review each piece by reading below where you can find all six items succinctly listed with brief summaries of each…

An Evening to Remember

A look back at why Bellator 58/UFC 139 may have delivered the most-entertaining night in MMA history…

Looks Can be Deceiving

How important are looks when it comes to promoting women’s MMA and is the the emphasis on beauty detrimental to the sport’s growth?

The $350,000 Question

Why did Cung Le make such a ridiculous amount for his work at UFC 139 and what sort of message did it send to the rest of the MMA community?

Giving Thanks

In the spirit of the holiday, what in MMA are you thankful for?

The PRIDE of Japan

The UFC is organizing an incredible card for Japan and rightfully so…

The Good Fight

The MMA world has recently come together in support of some great causes such as…