Yahoo! News
February 25, 2013

When she steps into the cage at UFC 157 this weekend, Liz Carmouche will be the first openly gay fighter in the UFC. To date, no male UFC fighter has come out of the closet. UFC president Dana White, however, said he knows how he will react —not only if a male fighter comes out, but also if his opponent would threaten to refuse a fight against a gay athlete.