December 17th, 2013
06:56 PM ET

Should a female fighter take on a male in the ring?

For the first time this week - a male professional mixed martial arts fighter is scheduled to take on a female fighter.

Is it a fair fight.

Shooto Brazil Promoting 'First Male vs. Female Fight in MMA History'

When you compare the two: Emerson Falcao is about an inch taller than Juliana Velasquez, but they both weigh about 134 pounds.

Should these two fighter have at it?

OutFront: Olympic Style Boxer for U.S.A Boxing Mikaela Mayer.

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soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. Michael Yann

    It was all a campaign against domestic violence lol http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PTZsqAhmn8

    January 2, 2014 at 9:28 am | Reply
  2. Erik Thomas

    Man vs. Woman MMA fight countdown video. Bizarre! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ae1ZYZ-XwV0

    December 18, 2013 at 2:06 pm | Reply
  3. Name*adam

    No never its great we have had woman in the ring and doing great job of the sport but sparring yes for experience is gre as t but being in the ring to compete eith msle riases issues with head and body trama.

    December 18, 2013 at 11:27 am | Reply
  4. KevinInAtlanta

    Women are always fighting for equality, right? Ok, have at it...just don't cry about the results...regardless of who wins...

    December 18, 2013 at 10:09 am | Reply

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