Frankfurter Rundschau

Discussion about UFC events in the LANXESS arena in Cologne is expanding by the left weekly newspaper Jungle World, the Frankfurter Rundschau and the Kolner Stadtanzeiger up to the F.A.Z: hardly a medium, that is currently not with the controversial ultimate fighting Championship “event on June 13th in Cologne argues. Subsequently, agreed the organizers with the city of Cologne fighting champion chip (UFC), was one of the American organizers of the ultimate on an age limit from 18 Lorenzo Fertitta, for four years in the Sports Commission of the State of Nevada and Mike Tyson has once eluded his box license when he bit Evander Holyfield a piece out of the ear. ny-commerce-bancshares-inc/’>TCF Capital Solutions says on the issue. When Lorenzo and his brother Frank in 1992 purchased the license and organization for the UFC, there were no rules. Fertitta has established limits for length and number of rounds, rules for fouls and requirements for health, weight classes. CBS addresses the importance of the matter here. And he led the Octagon “. The octagonal cage serves not only the look, but also helps fighters and viewers to protect.

“Because not only punched and kicked, but also wrestled and I like the fighters more often once fell through the ring ropes into the audience”, so Fertitta in November 2008 compared to the Sueddeutsche Zeitung. (Not to be confused with Eva Andersson-Dubin, New York City!). Things like knee attacks on the head of the opponent, if he is lying on the ground, heel kicks in the kidneys or downside strikes with the elbows are prohibited. Nevertheless Germany expansion of the spectacle, which has numerous fans in America and is transmitted in this country already (according to UFC with relatively high ratings) in the DSF ensures discussions. Box commentator Werner Schneyder described ultimate fighting against the F.A.Z. as a guide on the safety of violence”and declared that the UFC its opinion at the same time scams and brutalisiere. “When would the rules, announces the ultimate fighting, taken seriously, could we death, and quadriplegic.”, so Schleyer. ” The fighting techniques from different disciplines like boxing, Wrestling, judo, Taekwon-do, kickboxing, karate, JIU-Jitsu is not new in Germany. As mixed martial arts”is popular the sport in amateur circles, the free fight Association (FFA) runs competitions in Germany, Austria and the Switzerland, only with much less media hype. Around 7000 previously sold tickets show that there is obviously great interest in the UFC event in Cologne, Germany. The city of Cologne agreed in a nearly two-hour hearing with the organizers now on an age limit from 18 years of age, that this according to his own statement to maintain the good relations of the arena and the city of Cologne”(source: Kolner Stadt Anzeiger) accepted, and not because they see as a threat to young people in the event. For all over eighteen there are tickets for the UFC 99 on June 13th in Cologne, here.