Because There's A Fistfight Going On Somewhere In New York Right Now, And You Should Know About It
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Liveblog: NYS Assembly Roundtable on MMA 3
NYSAC Commissioner Melvina Lathan gets the conch shell and her chief concern is the vast number of underground fights in the state. She's worried about the unregulated nature of these events, including the lack of record keeping, and her main gripe is that the athletic commission lacks the manpower to do anything about it. You can bet there's going to be a big underground fight/smoker crackdown when MMA gets regulated in NYS.