On March 21st Roy Jones Jr.’s Square Ring Promotions will be holding their “March Badness” card headlined by Jones Jr. himself taking on Omar Sheika. However, prior to that event, this Saturday, March 14, in North Lauderdale, Florida, Square Ring Promotions will be holding their first MMA event as a sort of tune-up for the “big show” on the 21st. The March 14th event will be an all-MMA card as opposed to the “March Badness” on the 21st which will be a combination MMA/boxing event. PRO MMA (promma.info) received the full fight line-up for this weekend’s card from Square Ring Promotions today:
PRO MMA (promma.info) has learned from sources close to the Lion’s Den that former WWE superstar, Bobby Lashley (1-0) will fight another former WWE wrestler, Ken Shamrock (27-13-2) on March 21st at the Civic Center in Pensacola, FL. The bout is part of a combination MMA and Boxing card promoted by Roy Jones Jr. called “March Badness” that will be shown live on Pay-Per-View.
Both fighters were very successful in the world of pro wrestling during thier respective times, Shamrock from 1997-99 and Lashley 2005-08. Shamrock is a legend in MMA, being one of the first real stars of the sport and one of its earliest successful competitors. He competed in the very first UFC beating Pat Smith by heel hook before losing to eventual winner Royce Gracie in his second fight.
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Remember all the talk about Anderson Silva fighting Roy Jones Jr.? The majority of people I heard discuss the theoretical fight didn’t give Silva much of a chance. Call me nuts, but I think Anderson Silva could do just about anything he set his mind to. Here’s a video of Anderson Silva in his pro … Read more