Saturday, January 18, 2014

Poll: Rising support for MMA in NY

From Capital New York:
ALBANY—Support for mixed-martial arts fighting has increased among New Yorkers over the past six years, according to poll commissioned by Ultimate Fighting Championship, the biggest MMA league.
A Global Strategy Group survey, which was provided to Capital, found 45 percent of the 800 New Yorkers surveyed support the sport, compared to 28 percent who register opposition. That's up from 2007, where a differently worded question found a near-even 41-39 split. Half of the voters surveyed said they had seen a UFC event, and support rose when respondents were told it is legal in 49 other states...

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