Fallon Fox fighting for equality
Transsexual fighter finds herself at the center of polarizing debate in MMA
At first glance, Fallon Fox appears to be just another female mixed martial arts prospect. At 5-foot-7 and 145 pounds, the slender featherweight is dwarfed by her male trainers.
But Fox is not your typical female MMA fighter. She is transsexual -- born a male.
Fox, 37, underwent sex-reassignment surgery in 2006. But she did not publicly reveal her gender status until March 4, following a first-round knockout of Ericka Newsome at Championship Fighting Alliance 10 in Coral Gables, ...
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