The Yates Anthology: Violence and cruelty are reality of MMA
Published 16/04/2016 | 02:30
The so-called 'sport' of mixed martial arts (MMA) was finally exposed for what it truly is this week, with the tragic loss of a young man's life.
The death of Joao Carvalho is far too high and unacceptable a price to pay for what, in my estimation, amounts to a sadistic form of 'entertainment'.
Nine blows to his head inflicted life-threatening brain injuries which couldn't be repaired by neurosurgery in Beaumont Hospital.