In terms of gender, MMA is one of the world's most progressive sports on the planet, partly due to the work of some of the biggest promotions investing in female fighters and partly due to MMA in itself being a highly inclusive sport.
Read about how inclusive MMA is and why this community was started here 👇🏼
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Although there is work to do with gay fighters / athletes in MMA (our most googled article so far)👇🏼🏳️🌈👊🏽
So it was great to see EA Sports UFC 4 in-game rankings come out recently and to recognize Amanda Nunes as the top-ranking athlete and to see some of the reactions on Twitter.
bjpenndotcom@bjpenndotcomAmanda Nunes is the No. 1 ranked fighter in EA UFC 4. bjpenn.com/mma-news/ufc/a…20:52 PM - 06 Aug 2020
UFC 4 Leaks & News@ufcleaksnewsAmanda Nunes’ is the best fighter in #UFC4.14:38 PM - 06 Aug 2020
It's all mostly positive with some of the usual trolls but largely the community and the athletes responded in such a a supportive way, makes me proud to be associated with this sport, lifestyle, and community.
Have you played the game, if so dive into the comments and let us know what you think..!
If you need something to wet your appetite then check out this review from IGN.