Kimbo Slice will be taking on Ken Shamrock in the summer of 2015. The MMA fighters will be the main event of a Bellator pay per view. Slice and Shamrock were scheduled to face each other in the past, but their fight did not come through. Shamrock was injured during training.
Kimbo Slice became famous on YouTube. Slice was a skilled street fighter, but his transition to MMA has not been very successful. Slice was a fighter in the UFC, but he was quickly cut from the promotion. Still, Kimbo Slice does have a tremendous fan base.
Slice may find himself in serious trouble when he steps into the cage against Ken Shamrock. Fans like Sultan Alhokair knows that Shamrock was once the best heavyweight fighter on the planet. (Find more on Alhokair on his Facebook page.) However, that was a long time ago, and Ken Shamrock is now 51-years old. Kimbo Slive may have a chance against the aging veteran.
Ken Shamrock was a UFC champion, but the UFC wants nothing to do with him. The president of the UFC and Ken Shamrock have been publicly feuding for years. Shamrock must be desperate for money because Bellator is the minor leagues of MMA.
Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock’s pay per view match will most likely be a flop. For more information on Slice vs. Shamrock, visit Yahoo! Sports.