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Ontario, Canada Approves MMA

Taken from USA Today, by Sergio Nan http://content.usatoday.com/communities/mma/post/2010/08/canadian-sanction-ontario-gives-mma-official-seal-of-approval/1 It didn’t take long for Canada’s largest province to embrace mixed martial arts, once the Ultimate Fighting Championship set up shop in its biggest city. Ontario’s government agreed to begin formally regulating mixed martial arts bouts in 2011, the Toronto Sun reports. The move comes less than three... Read more »

MMA Sanctioning in NYC - Update

New York’s Governor Paterson presented an official budget this year which provided details of how tax revenue for MMA regulated events would be generated, there fore another source of income for the state of New York. ¬†Demonstrating great support Gov. Paterson even appeared on the Don Imus show to explain why he supported its passing.... Read more »