Liz Carmouche made history this past February when she became the first openly gay fighter and one of the first two female fighters in the history of the UFC. Despite defeat against Ronda Rousey, Carmouche is back full force, and prepared to take on Jessica Andrade this weekend in her first match since UFC As Carmouche heads into her second large fight with the UFC, GLAAD spoke with her on being out in athletics, how she got where she is today, and how she continues to stay motivated and inspired.
Legendary longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has long been both criticized and lauded for his flamboyant style in the octagon, one that has lead to countless highlight reel knockouts along with several accusations that he taunted his opponents with disrespect at times. I take good care of my things, I put everything in a bag, I use soap, I put on a cream after training. To each his own.
These guys might be gay, but if there's anyone on this website that even thinks about fighting them because of it, they will get their ass kicked. As Tapology users create their own lists, the consensus rankings will update in real-time. For Most Likely to Be a Homosexual, the most-recently updated member lists will be included.
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By Marc Raimondi. A mixed martial arts fighter who has legally changed his name to War Machine took aim at the UFC and president Dana White in a most creative — and offensive — way this week. The conversation was about fighter pay, which Machine born Jonathan Koppenhaver clearly believes is unfair.
I could just hide in a hole and no one would know except for the people close to me. And to them, I was up front. For his part Cochrane is acting contrite.
It will be the first ever UFC world title fight where both competitors are out and proud. For year-old Nunes, the bout offers an opportunity to cement her position as one of the most dominant world champions in the UFC. Many expect Nunes to make it three title defences in a row on Saturday night, but the defending champion will need to be on her guard against a gritty underdog who plans to cause a huge upset.
Dana White, the Ultimate Fighting Championship president whose comments referring to homosexuals, women and people with mental disabilities set off a firestorm of blog activity Thursday, is apologizing for his anti-gay comments. He is not, however, apologizing to the reporter who wrote a story that set him out on a three-plus-minute tirade on his UFC video blog posted on YouTube. I never meant to hurt anyone in the gay or lesbian community at all, in any way, shape or form.
While some were articulate in their disagreement, others filled their comments with expletives. There are many sports that mix controlled aggression with eroticism in a way, as I wrote, that Sigmund Freud would find fascinating. Many sports are subtly, and even not to subtly, sexual. In fact, some polling has been done on this issue.