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Bellator: Thompson vs Lashley, Take Two.

“Bellator: Unfinished Business” gets a monster rematch with heavyweights James “The Colossus” Thompson vs. Bobby “The Dominator” Lashley    SANTA MONICA, Calif. (April 13, 2015) – The most-watched MMA fight of all time was between Kimbo Slice and James Thompson, and on June 19, both men will be competing against different opponents at “Bellator: Unfinished Business”...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

How does boxing compare to MMA in network primetime?

Premier Boxing Champions held their second fight card on NBC over the weekend.  The organization has led a boxing renaissance on the national stage, bringing the sport to network television for the first time in years.  The PBC has come to an agreement with almost every major network that televises sports in this country including ESPN, NBC, and CBS. Thousands of words have been...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator 138: Unfinished Business

Bellator 138: Unfinished Business When: June 19th, 2015 Where: Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri How: Spike TV Who: Derek Campos vs. Michael Chandler Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Patricio Freire (Bellator lightweight champion) Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Bellator: Unfinished Business – Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock

Two of MMA’s biggest superstars clash on Friday, June 19 at “Bellator: Unfinished Business” – Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock   Also: Former Lightweight Champ and Mizzou wrestling star Michael Chandler takes on Derek Campos   Event date changed to June 19 – Tickets on-sale March 27 SANTA MONICA, Calif. (March 24, 2015) – Their names transcend the sport of MMA. ...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator 134 TV Ratings

Bellator 134: ‘The British Invasion’ was watched by an average of 872,000 viewers this past Friday night on Spike TV. The event peaked with 1.2 million viewers during the main event which saw Liam McGeary become the promotions new light-heavyweight champion after defeating Emanuel Newton. That’s good numbers for Bellator, their best of the year so far, though as expected it...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia makes sense for UFC

  When asked what the future would hold for Ronda Rousey if she were to defeat Cat Zingano at UFC 184 while at the post-fight press conference that followed last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 60, UFC President Dana White’s half-sarcastic response drew laughter from those in attendance. ”If Ronda Rousey walks through Cat Zingano the way that she’s walked through everybody else...
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March 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator Opening Pandora’s Box With Shamrock vs. Slice

Ken Shamrock vs. Kimbo Slice will headline the Bellator MMA event on June 20th inside the Scottrade Center in St. Louis. The bout is scheduled to take place at heavyweight, and will air on Spike TV. This is a rematch of the fight that never was from October 4, 2008 when they were booked to headline an Elite XC show on CBS. The day of their originally scheduled bout, Shamrock...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice Vs Ken Shamrock To Headline Bellator Event

Bellator are going all freak-show on us with the announcement that the 41 year-old Kimbo Slice will be making his debut against the 51 year-old Ken Shamrock at an event on June 20th in St. Louis. As you may well recall, Kimbo and Shamrock were first matched up together all the way back at Elite XC: Heat in 2008. On that occasion Shamrock pulled out with an injury just hours before...
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February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice, Ken Shamrock to headline June Bellator fight card

Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock set for June. (Justin Soderberg/Mill City Sports)Kimbo Slice finally has an opponent for his return to the sport of MMA, according to ESPN. Slice will face off against Ken Shamrock in a fight more than six years in the making. The Bellator fight will take place on June 20, 2015. Slice vs. Shamrock was originally set to take place under the EliteXC banner...
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February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA books Kimbo Slice versus Ken Shamrock for June 20th in St. Louis

Now, at a combined age of 92, with one of the men carrying a record of 2-7 over the past decade – it’s still going to happen almost 7-years after they were originally scheduled to meet. Some are asking why…why now? Why bother? Ask yourself that again when the ratings come down. Two of the biggest draws in MMA history, Kimbo Slice and UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock, will lock...
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February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Kimbo Slice’ Fights Ken Shamrock in Bellator MMA Debut

Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson vs. Ken Shamrock: Take Two. The scrap that slipped through Elite XC’s fingers at the last-second in 2008 will now come to fruition, thanks to Bellator MMA. On Thursday, Bellator president Scott Coker announced the heavyweights will headline their June 20 event inside Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. “I remember how excited I was when...
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

CM Punk Will Face ‘Recognizable’ Opponent in UFC Debut

The first question many fans asked when Phil “CM Punk” Brooks (pictured) signed with the UFC was, “Huh?” The second question was likely, “Who is he going to make his UFC debut against?” While UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta didn’t necessarily answer the second question when talking to, he did shed some light on what the company is thinking for arguably their biggest...
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Who’s first for Bellator’s Kimbo Slice?

After being cut by the UFC in 2010 following his first official loss with the promotion, YouTube sensation Kimbo slice decided to give professional boxing a shot. After posting a 7-0 record with 6 KO’s, Kimbo has decided to come back to mixed martial arts. Bellator MMA has signed the heavyweight needle mover to a multi-fight contract in hopes of recreating the magic Kimbo and...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice wants to be ‘tested on the ground’ in Bellator

Kimbo Slice won’t be afraid to hit the mat when he eventually makes his debut in Bellator later this year. Slice, a.k.a Kevin Ferguson, has been away from the sport of mixed martial arts for quite a number of years, but the former YouTube and TUF sensation is certain he has improved leaps and bounds since his time in EliteXC and UFC. “I know I have (evolved),” Slice told Ariel...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator: Kimbo Slice To Return To The Ring

THE BEARDED BRAWLER IS BACK! BELLATOR MMA SIGNS KIMBO SLICE TO A MULTI-FIGHT PROMOTIONAL CONTRACT    SANTA MONICA – (January 16, 2015) The legend of Kimbo is back on Spike.  One of MMA’s most recognizable names, the wildly popular former internet sensation Kimbo Slice has signed an exclusive, multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA and will make his promotional debut later this...
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice signs with Bellator

Kimbo Slice is back in professional MMA. (Photo/Getty Image)The former street fighter, YouTube sensation and UFC fighter Kimbo Slice is making a return to mixed martial arts, this time with Bellator. Rumors had been circulating back in June that Slice, also known as Kevin Ferguson, would make a return to MMA, but now it looks like things are moving in the right direction. MMAWeekly...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice Signs For Bellator

Yep, believe it or not Kimbo Slice is back in the MMA business as he’s just become Bellator’s latest signing. Kimbo last fought in the cage at UFC 113 back in May of 2010, losing by second round TKO to Matt Mitrione which prompted his release from the promotion. After that the former YouTube backyard brawling sensation decided to try his hand at boxing and compiled a 7-0 record...
Via Fight Of The Night
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice, 40, signing with Bellator MMA

Kevin Ferguson, better known to most as Kimbo Slice, is returning to the Octagon. According to, Ferguson has signed a contract with Bellator MMA and an announcement is expected to come during the Bellator 132 broadcast on Friday night. The news was confirmed by MMAjunkie. Kimbo first became known for a series of street...Read More
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Kimbo Slice’ Sings with Bellator MMA

Kevin Ferguson, better known to the YouTube and combat sports world as “Kimbo Slice,” has reportedly singed with Bellator MMA. Is this real life? first broke the news late Thursday night. has since confirmed Ferugson’s signing with sources close to the situation. An official announcement is expected to be made during tonight’s Bellator 132...
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Bellator MMA Conference Call Announcing Scott Coker As Company President

On Wednesday afternoon, it was announced that former Strikeforce founder and CEO Scott Coker is the new president of Bellator MMA replacing founder Bjorn Rebney. Late Wednesday afternoon, Coker along Spike TV president Kevin Kay held a conference call to announce Coker coming in. The call featured why Coker came to Bellator, will the tournament format stay around, possibly signing...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice returning to MMA with Bellator?

(Photo/Esquire) One of television’s biggest MMA draws may return to the cage with Bellator. Rumor’s had been going around last week on and other sources that Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson may return to MMA. However, MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani has now confirmed via Bellator has reached out to Kimbo Slice’s camp, but no deal has been signed...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Gary Shaw on Scott Coker and Kimbo Slice potentially going to Bellator

Lot’s of news and rumors these last 24 hours in the MMA world. Just when you think a quiet week with no events gracing our airwaves will give us a chance to not be in a vortex of MMA, some big news breaks, and a rumor makes that big news even more interesting. If you haven’t heard on social media, Scott Coker is replacing Bjorn Rebney as CEO of Bellator, much to the reported...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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