Song Yadong’s tattoo on his left leg. The fighter poses (right) before his win against Renato Moicano. Photos: Instagram/@songyadong
Nick Atkin
Opinion

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The Takedown by Nick Atkin

Has China banned tattoos in MMA? Reports of crackdown on fighters but it’s complicated

  • ‘If you have tattoos, they don’t want you competing,’ says Thailand’s Phuket Top Team
  • The famed gym claims government has tightened rules for local promoters – but the issue appears to be muddy

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Song Yadong’s tattoo on his left leg. The fighter poses (right) before his win against Renato Moicano. Photos: Instagram/@songyadong
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Jeff Chan poses with his One Championship contract. Photo: MMAShredded

One Championship signs popular YouTuber ‘MMAShredded’ – AKA Jeff Chan – to fight contract

  • Jeff Chan has more than half a million followers across social media where he posts informative breakdowns of fighting techniques
  • Canadian says signing for the Asian MMA organisation is ‘one of those rare opportunities in life you can’t turn down’
Topic |   One Championship

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Jeff Chan poses with his One Championship contract. Photo: MMAShredded
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