Kimbo Slice a.k.a. Kevin Ferguson made his pro boxing debut Saturday night against 39-year-old novice James Wade (was 0-1 prior to the bout) at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma. The big man proved he can still pack a punch and bring the crowd to their feet as he annihilated Wade in just 17 seconds flat with a huge uppercut that sent Wade through the ropes. Our friends at FightHub caught it all on tape and caught up with Kimbo for a few words after the bout.
BJJ and Judo Black Belt, 2004 Judo Olympian, certified strength and conditioning coach to such pro MMA fighters as Jeff Monson, Thiago Alves and Bobby Lashley and an undefeated pro MMA fighter himself, Dr. Rhadi Ferguson takes Quinton "Rampage" Jackson to task for his dismissive attitude toward "elaborate" game-planning in mixed martial arts.
What if when you were a kid you asked one of your classmates what their father did and he said, “My Dad is the most dangerous man in the world”?
What if the first time you went to work with your father you saw him get in a cage with a huge tattooed man who walked out carrying a giant wooden cross on his back, and you watched your father knock him unconscious as thousands of fans cheered wildly?
Undoubtedly, fight fans noticed the new ring girl circling the Octagon Saturday night at UFC 132 in Las Vegas. Joining Arianny, Chandella and Brittney was the winner of the 15th Annual Hooters International Swimsuit Pageant, Lindsey Way. [READ FULL STORY; SEE FULL PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO HERE]
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The “UFC 132: CRUZ vs. FABER” fighter weigh-ins took place Friday afternoon at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., the same location which hosts Saturday’s pay-per-view headlined byDominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber for the UFC bantamweight title. [SEE UFC 132 WEIGH-IN RESULTS & PHOTO GALLERY]
Former Strikeforce heavyweight mixed martial artist Brett Rogers was arrested and charged with assaulting his wife Wednesday in their Dakota County home in Apple Valley, Minn. [READ FULL STORY]
Chris Leben stopped by to discuss his upcoming bout with Wanderlei Silva and what he took away from his loss to Brian Stann. The guys preview UFC 132 and discuss Nate Marquardt's firing. [READ FULL ARTICLE/LISTEN TO AFTERNOON PRESS BOX RADIO WITH CHRIS LEBEN]