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Transgender MMA fighter Alana McLaughlin hits back at ‘nasty’ critics, defends opponent she choked out

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 2021-09-14
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Transgender fighter Alana McLaughlin made her much-awaited MMA debut last Friday in Combate Global in Miami. She had a stunning maiden battle, finishing off her opponent, Celine Provost, in round two via a stunning chokehold. It was a dominating performance for McLaughlin, who had to undergo several tests prior to...

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Megan Quinn
09-14

I'll never support that trans gender fighter. I respect ANYONE'S gender even if they change it...but the fact is..YOU WERE BORN A MAN. YOU HAVE A NATURAL ADVANTAGE AS A USED TO BE MALE, and therefore it really IS WRONG THAT YOU FIGHT FEMALES. I may be smaller and a natural born female.. I'd love to get in the ring with you and put you down. this is ridiculous. you are trans and everyone SHOULD respect that..but your completely WRONG in fighting FEMALES.

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freeze
09-14

your a man and you beat up a girl ya you sure are something special. maybe with the money you won you could afford to get mental help.

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Darrell Roberts
09-14

I have no problem with people choosing to transition, but come on. To transition and to fight against a naturally weaker opponent looks like a blatant attempt to cheat the system. In other words, a transition from a man to a woman to fight women seems even more unfair than taking banned performance enhancement drugs.

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