Bellator 138 was recently held over the weekend, and thousands of people around the world tuned in to see the main event matchup between Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice. Unfortunately, the main event did not live up to the hype, but what did you expect? Ken Shamrock is 51-years-old, and Kimbo Slice is not even a true mixed martial artist.
The main event of Bellator 138 had a lot of hype surrounding it, and it’s not without reason. Kimbo and Ken Shamrock were supposed to fight 6-years-ago, but Ken Shamrock pulled out of the event because of an injury says Sergio Cortes. Nonetheless, the fight finally got made after all these years. Both fighters made interesting entrances, and Ken Shamrock might be the first man in history to walk out to the cage with his grandchildren. Ken Shamrock was also accompanied by Animal from the Legion of Doom. As many of you know, Ken Shamrock is a former WWE Superstar.
The fight started off with Ken Shamrock going for takedowns early, but Kimbo defended well. However, it was only a matter of time before Kimbo was taken down. Once Ken got Kimbo down, the fight was nearly over. Ken Shamrock attempted a rear naked choke, but Kimbo Slice somehow escaped from it. The fighters finally made it back to their feet, and that’s when Kimbo Slice knocked out the 51-year-old MMA veteran. SportingNews.com recently published an article about the fight, and fight fans should check it out.