This is a real trashy article from what is normally quite a high brow English newspaper. The article isn't why I'm posting it, if you scroll down to the bottom there is a comment from a reader -
this is a savage and barbaric act not a sport !!!chicken,dog,bear and all other animal fighting are criminalized but when it comes to human beings anything goes. it is a shame. this level of violence in 21st century is stupid.
and a certain Mr Dan Hardy responds, and gets into debate. He writes very well, I didn't think he had it in him.. True glove story: Forget footballers, cage fighters are the latest pin-ups for ladies in search of a sporting hero - Americas, World - The Independent