NYC's Best MMA and Martial Arts StudiosWhile supporters of mixed martial arts continue to wrangle with legal channels to get New York State to overturn its current ban on the professional sport, those who are interested in MMA and traditional martial arts may find programs throughout the city to learn and train safely. As attitudes about MMA — particularly its merits as fitness and self-defense training — change, more programs will no doubt become available to New Yorkers. Few could compete with these, the best of the best, right in New York.
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New York Becomes Last State To Lift Professional MMA BanThe light heavyweight Liam McGeary, an English expatriate who lives in Brooklyn and fights for Bellator, isn't the only mixed martial arts champion most New Yorkers have never heard of. But they may soon.
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New York Poised To End Ban On Professional MMAThe New York Assembly plans to vote this week after years of leaving the ban intact over fears that the sport was too violent.
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Ex-Champ, Lawmakers Push For Legal Mixed Martial Arts In N.Y.Former mixed martial arts champion Chris Weidman wants his title back and wants to fight in New York, where the sport is banned.
Top 5 Most Dangerous SportsRhythmic gymnastics and table tennis just missed the cut.
NYC Tenants Want Change Now As Rent Regulations Set To ExpireTime is running out for the more than 2 million tenants covered by New York City's rent laws while a deal to renew the regulations continues to elude New York state lawmakers.
Albuquerque Police Seek UFC Champ Jon Jones In Hit-And-RunAlbuquerque police were searching for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones on Sunday night in connection with a hit-and-run accident.
Rabbis: Anti-Semitic Ownership Justifies New York Mixed Martial Arts BanA last-ditch effort to derail a mixed martial arts bill in New York State has raised eyebrows and drawn criticism.
UFC President On Bringing Professional MMA To New York: It's Looking A Lot Better NowA big UFC match in Newark this weekend is sparking excitement and new questions about New York's ban on mixed martial arts.