Huge news in the MMA world as it appears that a lawsuit brought by the UFC will lead to the sport being allowed in the Empire State. The UFC had brought a lawsuit against the state looking for the legalization of MMA and today a judge ruled that the matter should be settled out of court after both sides agreed that a loophole could be used to allow for third-party sanctioning in the state.
Rebellion MMA’s Managing Editor Jim Genia will have more on the story tonight as MMA in New York has seen a major breakthrough today in the courts.
BREAKING: In 2 weeks the UFC will likely be able to hold events in NY. Judge in Zuffa vs. NYS case pushing parties to settle.
— jim genia (@jim_genia) February 13, 2013
Be sure to stay tuned for more on this developing story.