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Bill would OK popular sport

...billion-dollar blood sport." "You're having events all around you, and no revenue's coming into your state," said Marc Ratner, a vice president of Las Vegas-based Ultimate Fighting Championship, which has looked at Columbia as a possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/10/oth_198321.shtml
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Tyson eligible Thursday to ask for his boxing license back

...of Tyson's infamous biting of Holyfield's ears during the third round of their heavyweight championship fight. Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, said when Tyson actually applies it will take another two to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/08/oth_232846.shtml
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Tyson applies for boxing license in New Jersey

...to apply for a new Nevada license on July 9, but has not. "We expect all states to honor our revocation," said Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission. Ratner said his commission would consider the boxer's license...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/18/oth_233721.shtml
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Mosley offers De La Hoya advice - and another fight

...I'm not doing this because I'm a sore loser," De La Hoya said. "I'm doing this for the sport of boxing." Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, said both Arum and Mosley's promoter, Gary Shaw, approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/16/oth_388145.shtml
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Death takes a champion, puzzling doctors

...16 of the round. Many at ringside thought Alcazar had simply quit. "Most of the rounds were competitive," said Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission. "I thought the referee stopped it perfectly when he did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/16/oth_348805.shtml
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Lewis: Scandal confirms suspicion

...From the very beginning, we were going to have Nevada officials because of the controversy in the first fight," said Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. All three judges have judged IBF, WBA and WBC titles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/10/oth_273580.shtml
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New body part for Tyson mess: the knee

...surgery." A tape of the fight will be reviewed Monday, and the commission will hold a hearing Thursday or Friday, said Marc Ratner, the commission's executive secretary. "I honestly feel Mike did not foul me intentionally," Norris said in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/25/oth_274971.shtml
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Tyson-Norris fight declared no contest

...Ghanem said, "That's what we will have to decide." The commission said the fight will be reviewed on Monday. Marc Ratner, the commission's executive director, said that referee Richard Steele thought the punch was definitely after the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/24/oth_274886.shtml
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Tyson stops Botha in 5th

...called a timeout after the bell sounded starting the second round, and for 45 seconds discussed the situation with Marc Ratner, executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Steele then warned both fighters. Botha appeared to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/17/oth_250521.shtml
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Attorney: Report shows Tyson both mentally and physically fit

...to have a comeback fight in December if he gets his license back. "It will be a very interesting hearing," said Marc Ratner, the commission's executive director. Those close to Tyson say his wife, Monica, was the driving force behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/13/oth_241781.shtml
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