Yes, of course Bellator is bringing back Kimbo Slice

On Monday, Bellator MMA confirmed that Kimbo Slice would be returning to their promotion for a fight with James “The Colossus” Thompson on July 16th from London. This comes despite Kimbo’s fight with Dada 5000 in February was a complete farce, resulting in Dada nearly dying in the cage and Kimbo failing a post-fight drug test and earning a suspension of 90 days. Rivalries...
Via The Comeback
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dada 5000 says he pushed himself too much in training

What looked like an embarrassing effort from Dada 5000 against Kimbo Slice back in February turned out to be a near-death experience, and it may have been caused by overdoing it while training. In an appearance on “The Dan LeBatard Show” this week, Dada 5000 — whose real name is Dhafir Harris — explained that cutting 40 pounds in just a few months contributed to his kidney...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dada 5000 claims he ‘died’ during fight against Kimbo Slice

Dada 5000 claims he was revived from the dead after his fight against Kimbo Slice nearly two months ago. In an Instagram post on Wednesday that he later deleted, the MMA fighter, whose real name is Dhafir Harris, said he suffered two heart attacks during his loss to Slice and “died.” .@ScottHarrisMMA I got you — caposa (@GrabakaHitman) April...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Ferguson Jr., son of Kimbo Slice, scores KO in MMA debut

Many of you have probably never heard of Kevin Ferguson Jr., a welterweight who currently fights for the promotion Warrior Nation Xtreme Fighters Alliance. Well, it just so happens that Ferguson is the son of legendary Miami street fighter and current Bellator signee Kevin Ferguson, known to fans as Kimbo Slice, and recently won his MMA debut when he knocked out opponent Tom “Dozer”...
Via Campus Sports Net
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Kimbo Slice's Son 'Baby Slice' Flattens Opponent with HUGE Right Hook in MMA Debut

Looks like knocking people out cold runs in the Ferguson family. Kevin Ferguson Jr., son of "Kimbo Slice" (Ferguson Sr.), made a statement in his amateur fighting debut, scoring a first-round knockout against opponent Tom Brink. The match, which took place at Warrior Nation XFA XII, lasted just 83 seconds before a huge right hook from Ferguson Jr. sent Brink flopping to the...
Via Stack
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

‘Kimbo Slice’ And Ken Shamrock Test Positive For Steroids And Testosterone

And there you have it, Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson (pictured) and Ken Shamrock had steroids in their system at Bellator 149. Ferguson tested positive for the steroid nandrolone, as well as elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. Shamrock two-upped the former street fighter by registering for nandrolone, methadone and elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. Ferguson’s...
March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Dada 5000 released from hospital after health scare

Dada 5000 has been released from the hospital and is at home in South Florida nearly two weeks after his fight with Kimbo Slice. A message posted on behalf of Dada to his Facebook page shared the news with the fighter’s fans: “This is @Joserivero Dada 5000 has been released from the Hospital and is now back home in South Florida. He wants all his supporters to know he appreciates...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Dada 5000’s Heart Stopped After Bellator 149 Loss To Kimbo Slice

Dada 5000’s loss to Kimbo Slice nearly cost him his life. An exhausted Dada 5000, whose real name is Dhafir Harris, collapsed in the third round Friday night at Bellator 149, giving Kimbo Slice, whose real name is Kevin Ferguson, a TKO victory. The result soon seemed so minor in the grand scheme of things, though, as Harris’ heart literally stopped at a nearby hospital following...
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Dada 5000 hospitalized, heart stopped after loss to Kimbo Slice

Dada 5000’s embarrassing effort against Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149 in Houston on Friday night suddenly has a sobering twist as we’ve learned the fighter was in critical care at the hospital afterwards. MMA reporter Jeremy Botter says Dada, whose real name is Dhafir Harris, had to be placed on a ventilator and his heart stopped at some point after the fight. BREAKING: Multiple...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Dada 5000 gets knocked out by Kimbo Slice

In case you didn’t watch Dada 5000 and Kimbo Slice battle it out in Bellator 149—don’t worry, you didn’t miss anything. The fight featured an interesting first round, but by the second stanza, the clearly out-of-shape Dada 5000 was fatigued. And in the third round, Dada 5000 was absolutely gassed, which is how Slice somehow knocked him out with this punch. Yeah, it’s probably...
Via The Sports Daily
February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

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