ELITE XC ON CBS IS A SUCCESS ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF VIEWERS WHO TUNED IN

by:  Jack Bratcher Dave Meltzer from The Wrestling Observer has this report: “We don’t have a rating yet, but the news is very encouraging.The half-hours in the 18-49 demo were 1.4, 1.6, 2.1 and 2.4. The first hour was nothing impressive but the second hour was the highest rated in the demo on television for … Read more

Did Kimbo Tap???? video of Press Conference

[dailymotion id=x5mo7p] Rumors have been flying around that Kimbo tapped during his fight with James Thompson and that is why CBS cut the camera away into the crowd.  At the press conference after all of the fights Brett “grim” Rogers said he saw Kimbo tap and a fight almost broke out.  Did Kimbo really tap?  … Read more

The Previous Fights of Kimbo Slice (videos)

Here’s one of Kimbo’s legendary street fights. A bareknuckle fisticuffs brawl against someone simply called “Chico.” (The names were changed to protect the guilty) Chico actually is a pretty decent boxer from what we see. I’ve seen worse….such as Bo Cantrell. At least Chico gets back up after bleeding while Cantrell gave up on the … Read more

Kimbo Slice vs. James “The Colossus” Thompson Fight Video (Elite XC on CBS, May 31, 2008)

Full Fight: Kimbo Slice vs. James “The Colossus” Thompson from EliteXC: Primetime on May 31, 2008. The event aired live on CBS. Exploding Ear — Round 3

Kimbo Slice – What Happened? And Where Does He Go From Here?

What do you think Saturday night did for Kimbo Slice? Did it help or hurt his career in mixed martial arts? It definitely gave him more exposure. I’m anxious to see what the numbers are on how many people tuned in, and stayed tuned in to watch the main event on Saturday night. Kimbo has … Read more

BAN THE EAR!

by: Jack Bratcher Notice in the picture above James “The Colossus” Thompson’s left ear (it’s on the right). Can anyone please explain to me what has happened? I know all about cauliflower ear, but I know nothing about and never knew anything like what we see in that picture even existed. I can’t even think … Read more

THE AFTERMATH OF ELITE XC on CBS – MAY 31, 2008

by:  Jack Bratcher ELITE XC on CBS – MAY 31, 2008 Wow, what can I say about this card? I have alot of different feelings about this card. I watched the preliminary fights and the main card. I’m not going to go over every bout in detail. Instead, I’m going to go by the “highlights” … Read more

Did you know the UFC was on FRIENDS?

Yes, the once popular TV show “Friends” featured an episode that included one of Ross’ buddies fighting Tank Abbott inside the Octagon. Bruce Buffer announced the action, and the rest is history. What if in real life though… Jennifer Anniston had become so infatuated with Tank Abbott during the filming of the show that they … Read more

Lyoto Machida was Dana White’s Assassin

by: Jack Bratcher Dana White told Las Vegas radio personality, Steve Cofield that Lyoto Machida was his “assassin” he hand picked to beat Tito Ortiz. I knew it instinctively but to hear him actually verbalize it was an important confirmation. Dana had also said in the weeks leading up to UFC 84 that he wanted … Read more

TITO ORTIZ HOLDS HIS OWN POST-FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE AT UFC 84 (VIDEO)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EU08Qb0VrN0&hl=en] Watch as Tito Ortiz starts doing his own post-fight press conference at UFC 84 before Dana White and the other fighters even get there. You can hear Jenna urge him own with shouts of “freedom of the press” and “take it outside, the reporters will follow.”