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COLUMN: Note to Dana White: Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox Is a Woman

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Bleacher Report
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March 15, 2013

Regardless of where you stand on the issue, whether you think that she should be able to compete against female fighters or not, there is one fact that you can't deny about transgender mixed martial artist Fallon Fox: mentally, physically, and legally she is considered a woman. By the International Olympic Committee's and the NCAA's standards, Fox meets all the medical requirements necessary to compete as a female, and even her Illinois state issued driver's license lists her as a woman.