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Nevada Officials Are Going To Require Brain Health Tests For Fighters

The Nevada State Athletic Commission will soon announce that MMA fighters along with boxers will need to require a brain examination before competition. NSAC executive director Bob Bennett stated:

“Nevada has always been at the forefront of fighter safety, and we’re proud and excited to be implementing this policy, it’s not going to cost the fighters anything, and it takes 15 minutes.”

Bellator CEO Scott Coker, former boxing champion Larry Holmes, Spike TV President Kevin Kay and Senator John McCain will be there in Washington as Dr.Charles Bernick will make this announcement. It will be great to have this take place for the safety and protection of each fighter.