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Every day there seems to be another reason to report on the Fallon Fox issue. And that is understandable given the uniqueness of the situation. Here is what Zuffa CEO had to say to MMATorch regarding the situation.
“Whatever your thoughts are on the whole transgender issue, I’ve listened to [Mitrione's comments on 'MMA Hour'] and in my opinion, it came off as a bit mean-spirited, and is something I think warranted review. Obviously, this is not the easiest issue and a lot of people are questioning both sides of this thing. A fair debate and discussion of the issue should be allowed. But when you call her disgusting, and Buffalo Bill, that’s another matter. It warrants review. I think it’s the same thing the NFL would look at and the same thing that any professional organization that is at the level we’re at would at least take a look at.”
This is what we said from the beginning. It was not the opinions Mitrione said, because in a lot of ways he is right, it was the...
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With the recent fiasco UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione brought upon the UFC with his transphobic comments, the organization has decided to release a new ‘fighter conduct policy’ in hopes that these situations will no longer occur in the future. The code of conduct is expected to educate fighters to adhere to the standards set by the organization.
The Code of Conduct is available...
UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey talked to the New York Post about the controversial topic of Fallon Fox and Matt Mitrione’s harsh words to her. Here is what the champ had to say.
“She can try hormones, chop her pecker off, but it’s still the same bone structure a man has. It’s an advantage. I don’t think it’s fair. I understand the UFC doesn’t want...
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Reigning UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey said she would reluctantly accept a bout against transgendered fighter Fallon Fox, although Rousey told The New York Post such a fight wouldn't be "fair."
"She can try hormones, chop her pecker off, but it's still the same bone structure a man has," Rousey told the newspaper. "It's an advantage....
In January, the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced they had created a clear set of athlete guidelines, or Conduct Policy, to memorialize the values held by the planet’s premier mixed martial arts organization.
Former UFC welterweight champ and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes was given the formal moniker of UFC VP of athlete development and government relations to help spearhead...