A year ago, we selected the inaugural class of fighters that would make up the first edition of the World MMA Scouting Report. It's been a gratifying experience to see some of the athletes we selected go on to succeed in major fight opportunities, and a heartbreaking one to see others come up just short.
Matt "Sunshine" Fiordirosa. Does that name ring a bell? Back in August of 2007, Matt was featured on the TapouT television show on Versus, a series in which the late Charles "Mask" Lewis Jr., Tim "Skyscrape" Katz, and Dan "Punkass" Caldwell visited up-and-coming prospects, sponsored them, and traveled with them to upcoming bouts.