Here are the best stories from the best independent MMA websites.
Bellator: Proof that Championship Belts and the Tournament format do not mix [The MMA Corner]
One Fighting Championship gets nominated for an award from the International Sports Event Management ISEM [The Fight Nation]
Steve Ray vs. Dale Hardiman added to BAMMA 11 on Dec. 1 [The MMA Review]
Ryron Gracie talks going the distance with Andre Galvao at Metamoris *VIDEO* [Pro MMA Now]
Five Lines at NYCC 2012 Video [The Fight Nerd]
BAMMA 11 Fight Card Nearly Complete [MMA Valor]