With MMA star Ronda Rousey in Albany earlier Tuesday lobbying for its passage, supporters in the Democrat-controlled Assembly say they believe momentum is building.
The New York Senate is set to vote for the fifth straight year for legalizing professional mixed martial arts and end the state’s position as the last one prohibiting the sport.
Brooks joined Boomer and Craig Thursday morning to talk about his decision to leave the world of professional wrestling behind.
Long week? Yeah, us too. Work through those complicated feelings at one these places. Each offers classes or instruction that will help you relieve stress and expunge your aggression in a safe, enjoyable way.
Alexis Davis looked more like legislative staff than a Las Vegas-bound professional fighter as she made the rounds Tuesday at the New York Capitol as part of another push to legalize professional mixed martial arts.
In an interview broadcast Thursday, Porter Fischer said an additional dozen athletes from different sports — whose names have not been made public — were involved in the now-closed Florida anti-aging clinic.
He’s battled back from multiple surgeries. His home was gutted by Superstorm Sandy. So it was really no surprise that Chris Weidman was able to stand his ground against mixed martial arts great Anderson Silva at UFC 162 on Saturday.
Efforts to legalize professional mixed martial arts in New York have foundered again with the state Assembly’s Democratic leaders refusing to allow a vote on the measure.
Though some matches are currently permitted at Connecticut’s Indian-run casinos, national promoters and venues in Hartford and Bridgeport have campaigned for years to host the fights.
Because Sonnen is a gamer, this won’t be a rout, but Jones will solve his latest puzzle and takes his game to new heights.
Ronda Rousey has made quite a name for herself in the world of MMA.
It’s a shame a small segment of decision-makers and political puppet-masters can’t recognize a gold mine right under their noses.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that he is not opposed to mixed martial arts, and publicly invited promoters of the combat sport to make the case for legalizing it.
White has long resisted the idea of forming a women’s division, but much of his change in thinking is due to the success of Ronda Rousey, the most dominant female fighter in mixed martial arts.
‘Notorious’ Nick Newell is an MMA fighter with a great story. Newell has had a congenitally amputated left arm since birth, but he has never let that stop him from following his dreams.