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Old 02-25-2013, 02:53 PM   #268
Thracian
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Default Re: I am a boxing manager: if you have questions about the boxing biz, ask!

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Originally Posted by dempsey1234 View Post
There's no official rankings or mandatory contenders or outside sanctioning bodies in MMA whatsoever.

So the UFC can pretty much do whatever it wants in terms of matchmaking. UFC would have to threaten to strip fighters of its organizational title or to blacklist them to get them to fight certain high risk/low reward opponents.

There's got to be more to this story that isn't being reported, though.
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