Young-aged transgender MMA fighter Alana McLaughlin made a successful start to her career by choking out her opponent in the second round in Miami.
Alana McLaughlin is the first openly transgender athlete to compete in MMA in American since 2014.
She won her mixed martial arts debut Friday night, beating Celine Provost.
She bravely becomes only the 2nd Biological man after the super brave Fallon Fox to successfully man, handles a Biological Woman in her brave MMA debut.
Alana Mclaughlin Before Transgender
Alana Mclaughlin is a former special forces soldier, which means she went through puberty as a boy, then trained professionally and built long-term physical adaptations as a man for years before transitioning.
In the case of Alana’s transition, people have different kinds of opinions. one Twitter user tweeted, ‘no matter their reason for the transition, the biological advantage exists, and specifically in the case of combat sports, which are violent and dangerous.
On Twitter, one user tweeted ‘Nothing against Alana, she should live the life she chooses. But competing in MMA in the women’s division when you have a clear advantage of body strength and testosterone level is not right.
Alana was an ex-green beret; for crying out loud, her strength is beyond a typical male.
Alana Mclaughlin Wikipedia -Who Is She?
Alana McLaughlin is the second openly transgender woman to compete in MMA in the United States.
She won her MMA debut on Friday night via submission at the Combate Global prelims; she began her gender transition after leaving the U.S. Army Special Forces in 2010.
Alana, on her MMA debut Friday night, beating Celine Provost via submission on the Combate Global prelims in Miami.
She transitioned 5 years ago, which means that “she” lived 33 years of her life as a man, and she fought and beat a biological woman Celine Provost.
Not only that, she began training a year ago, and she was cleared to fight by the Florida State Boxing Commission after having her hormone levels tested.
Alana Mclaughlin Age And Real Name -How Old Is She?
Alana McLaughlin’s age is 38 years old as she was born in 1983.
But, the exact date of birth is not disclosed yet on any social media platforms.
Alana’s real name is unknown, but her real name may be Alan McLaughlin as a boy.
Furthermore, her debut comes as multiple states argue bills and controversy aimed at restricting transgender athletes from participating in youth, high school, and college sports.
Alana Mclaughlin Partner: Who Is She Dating?
There is no single piece of information regarding the first transgender woman MMA fighter, Alana McLaughlin’s partner.
It is still mysterious whom she is dating; her partner identity is unknown till now.