Tag: sanctioned mma states

Finally MMA is Legal in NYC!

The Wall Street Journal reports that MMA has been approved in the state of New York.  Looks like Dana White’s dreams are coming true.  This is a big step for the sport of MMA.  Click here for full story.   http://blogs.wsj.com/metropolis/2010/06/16/state-senate-passes-bill-to-legalize-mma/

Key Figure in Regulating MMA, Marc Ratner Helps Spread the Sport to More States.

I once had a great interview with Dana White where he spoke less smack and tons of substance about the love the sport and his plans to spear head the expansion of it into all 50 states.  Because most states have Athletic Commissions run by ‘old school’ personnel who come from a combat sports realm... Read more »