As the biggest MMA promotion around, the UFC chose to lay back and just watch EliteXC (rapidly) fall last Saturday. Dana White & Co. didn’t try to counter the prime-time show with UFC card at the same time. The UFC didn’t do anything, really.
I’m kinda feeling bad for lashing out at her so much. I don’t want people to think I’m targeting her as a female covering the sport, but if MMA journalism was politics then Loretta Hunt is Hillary Clinton and Nicki Jhabvala is Sarah Palin. And just like I wouldn’t give a shit about Sarah if she wasn’t running for vice president of the United States, I wouldn’t hate on Nicki if she wasn’t THE MMA EDITOR AT SPORTS FUCKING ILLUSTRATED.