– The Dayton Daily News has an interview up with TNA Knockout Tara (Lisa Marie Varon), discussing that she is looking for her first professional MMA bout next year. Kim Couture was mentioned as a possible opponent.
It is noted in the article that she has a non-restrictive contract, the same as Bobby Lashley, and that will allow her to compete in MMA and TNA wrestling at the same time. As well as being a former professional wrestler, Varon is a former fitness and bodybuilding competitor and started studying jiu-jitsu earlier this year.
– The cast of Dancing With The Stars was announced this morning, and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell is one of the competitors set for this season. Here is the complete cast:
NFL Hall of Famer Michael Irvin, Olympic gold-medalist swimmer Natalie Coughlin, professional snowboarder Louie Vito, singer Aaron Carter, “Iron Chef America” host Mark Dacascos, Former Republican Majority Leader Tom DeLay, singer Macy Gray, actor Ashley Hamilton, actress Melissa Joan Hart, model Kathy Ireland, model Joanna Krupa, actress Debi Mazar, singer Mya, reality star Kelly Osbourne and entertainer Donny Osmond.