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UFC releases Rousimar Palhares due to unsportsmanlike conduct

UFC releases Rousimar Palhares due to unsportsmanlike conduct | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
According to an Oct. 11 post from MMA Junkie, Rousimar Palhares has been released from the UFC due to unsportsmanlike conduct.
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Louisiana Commission Bans Women With Breast Implants From Fighting - LowKick MMA

Louisiana Commission Bans Women With Breast Implants From Fighting - LowKick MMA | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
The Louisiana State Boxing and Wrestling Commission has passed an emergency rule banning women who have had breast augmentation surgery (breast implants) from participating in matches.
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Transgender fighter Fox faces review on license

Transgender fighter Fox faces review on license | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
Florida State Boxing Commission officials are reviewing the mixed martial arts license of Championship Fighting Alliance women's featherweight tournament participant Fallon Fox, after learning that she is a transgender female.
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After revealing that she was once a man, transgender MMA fighter Fallon Fox is facing serious scrutiny from the Florida Boxing Commission.

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Rousimar Palhares Turns to the Dark Side | FIGHTLAND

Rousimar Palhares Turns to the Dark Side | FIGHTLAND | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
At UFC Fight Night 29, the Brazilian heel-hook wizard blurred the line between combat and fighting.
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Julianna Pena thinks Ronda Rousey should act more professional

Julianna Pena thinks Ronda Rousey should act more professional | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
According to an Oct. 10 post from MMA Fighting, Julianna Pena thinks Ronda Rousey should have acted more professional on "The Ultimate Fighter 18."
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Pat Healy's upset over Miller upstaged by a failed marijuana test | SI.com

Pat Healy's upset over Miller upstaged by a failed marijuana test | SI.com | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
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Who the Heck is New UFC Addition Aleksandra Albu? – SciFighting

Who the Heck is New UFC Addition Aleksandra Albu? – SciFighting | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
Photo via Facebook Russian WMMA fighter Aleksandra Albu was reportedly signed by the UFC, in a move that’s been met with significant controversy.
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Vitor Belfort says TRT makes it fair against his opponent

Vitor Belfort says TRT makes it fair against his opponent | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
Belfort has faced heavy criticism since it was revealed that he's been undergoing TRT treatment. Belfort addressed the criticism, saying he's only trying to compete on equal footing.
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Ronda Rousey's Mother Responds to Our Talking About Her Daughter | FIGHTLAND

Ronda Rousey's Mother Responds to Our Talking About Her Daughter | FIGHTLAND | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
Last week we wrote about the controversy surrounding Ronda Rousey and her mother Dr. AnnMaria Rousey DeMars. Then Dr. DeMars commented on our story. Today, we decided to talk it through.
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Wrestling dropped from 2020 Olympic Games

Wrestling dropped from 2020 Olympic Games | Sports Ethics: Murphy, L | Scoop.it
IOC leaders dropped wrestling from the Olympic program on Tuesday, a surprise decision that removes one of the oldest Olympic sports from the 2020 Games.
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