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What Brock Lesnar could have been for UFC in 2015 & what he will be for WWE now

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

We know Brock Lesnar will be sticking around with WWE after deciding not to return to UFC. The question: how did he manage to build up so much leverage?

6 years after cheating scandal, California’s on the run over Javier Capetillo’s new license

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Five years after boxing trainer Javier Capetillo had his license revoked with the California State Athletic Commission, he was granted a new seconds license in September of 2014. And now the Athletic Commission claims they never gave him one.

Kings (of) MMA: Rafael Dos Anjos & Rafael Cordeiro eat the Wheaties

Saturday, March 14th, 2015

Another champion on the biggest stage of MMA trained by Rafael Cordeiro.

Governor Jerry Brown appoints his brother-in-law to California State Athletic Commission

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Governor Jerry Brown appointed his brother-in-law to the California State Athletic Commission, further politicizing an agency that has been the subject of political tug-of-wars for many years.

Al Haymon’s PBC boxing experiment only works if he cashes in on PPV

Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Al Haymon’s debut on NBC confirmed the expectations of most heading into Saturday night’s Las Vegas event. It also didn’t really answer the major questions that the critics still feel are unanswered about what PBC is attempting to accomplish.

Ronda melts down the internet; if UFC can’t convince fans of real challengers, then what?

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Violence all over the UFC 184 card at the Staples Center. The UFC has their female Mike Tyson with Ronda Rousey, but where are they going to find challengers that the public will buy into as a threat?

A legislative push to extend the California State Athletic Commission into 2020

Friday, February 27th, 2015

The politicos in Sacramento are gearing up for four more years of the state’s Athletic Commission.

A public service announcement for a California State Athletic Commission survey

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

The California State Athletic Commission is conducting a survey and wants your feedback.

Will UFC’s 2015 NYE super fight feature Frank Mir vs. Brock Lesnar?

Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

If Brock Lesnar wants to jump back to the UFC, he’ll have a very familiar opponent ready and waiting for him to fight.

Andy Foster in California doubles down on using anonymous judges for performance reviews

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

In California, the Athletic Commission is now using job performance reports relying on anonymous judges scoring fights.

The devil is in the details for UFC’s new drug policy

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

I’m still not fully sure on how UFC is going to implement more stringent drug testing protocols for their fighters, but they talked tough at their Wednesday press conference in Las Vegas.

Law and leadership, not shadow tribunals, is the way to fix bad officiating in California

Sunday, February 15th, 2015

There’s a built-in way to establish job performance reviews of officials who are not performing to the highest of standards in California. However, that process is being ignored or uprooted in favor of administrative action that is legally questionable.

Friday news dump: Sacramento tells commission to not give fighters testosterone exemptions

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Even politicians in Sacramento know that athletic commissions should be saying “no” to fighters wanting exemptions to use testosterone.

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