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Old 07-01-2009, 04:02 AM
Bonnie Bonnie is offline
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As another option, the UFC also is considering taking a page from the music industry by establishing "360-degree contracts" with its athletes. As first reported by, these contracts would give the UFC access to a portion of all dollars generated by fighters outside of the octagon.
I can see where the things the UFC is doing makes good business sense for them, but to me, it just looks like greed. How is this good for the sport and most importantly the fighters'? If one organization has ALL the control (like a monopoly) and ALL the power, how can the fighters protect themselves and their interests?

This just doesn't seem right!
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