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  • 2 years ago
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Regulated mixed martial arts could be on its way to the state of Connecticut. read news >>

  • a year ago
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The Connecticut House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill to legalize mixed martial arts in the state. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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One down, three to go. The New York State Assembly's Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development committee today passed a bill to regulate the sport of MMA in the Empire State. The bill, titled A04146A, passed by a vote of 16-3, according to a representative from the office of its sponsor, New York Assemblyman Steven Englebright. However, several hurdles remain before the bill becomes law. read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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The New York State Senate on Tuesday passed a bill to regulate mixed martial arts in the Empire State for the fifth consecutive year. read news >>

  • a year ago
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A pair of regulatory hurdles to MMA legalization fell today in North America. In Connecticut, a bill to legalize MMA passed the senate, clearing the way for events to be held in the state. And Canadian legislators amended a law to allow combat sports, including MMA. read news >>

  • a year ago
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship today applauded the House of Commons for passing Bill S-209, an Act that removes the Criminal Code prohibition on professional mixed martial arts (MMA) in Canada. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta was on hand Thursday as a New York State Senate Committee again overwhelmingly approved MMA, but will it finally become legal this year? read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A new bill has been proposed to legalize mixed martial arts in the state of Connecticut. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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The Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development Committee voted to approve MMA in New York, but much like in 2010 the bill will likely die...  Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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A bill to legalize mixed martial arts in New York has once again passed the State Senate on Monday. As close as ever, the UFC isn't slowing down as the company's heavy hitters continue to push as the bill heads to the Assembly. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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On Monday, the New York State Senate approved the bill to sanction MMA in the state by a vote of 42-18, but this is not the final hurdle to approve the sport for legalization.  Read More >> read news >>

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Lorenzo Fertitta feels good about the prospect of legalizing pro MMA in New York this year. But he's not ready to start the party just yet. It's hard to blame him. After years of false starts and frustration, the sport remains illegal in the Empire State. But recent changes to the state's political landscape provide a new burst of hope, and UFC honchos are swooping in to take advantage. Fertitta, who co-owns UFC parent company Zuffa, was in the New York state capital of Albany on Tuesday to lobb read news >>

  • 30 days ago
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Just a couple weeks ago, the Tennessee Athletic Commission was on life support, and its expected dissolution on June 30 would have ended boxing and mixed martial arts events in the state. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Best known as the man who gave us "boo ya!", the ESPN anchor was also a committed practitioner of mixed martial arts and used the sport to power his fight against cancer which he lost this weekend. MMA fans have lost one of our own today. Long-time ESPN anchor Stuart Scott has passed at the age of 49 after a seven year battle with cancer. Scott was featured in a New York Times profile last year that spoke at length about the role his MMA training played in his fight against the dread disease. Sc read news >>

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