View Full Version : Kimbo Ducking Fighters?

09-16-2008, 10:27 PM
from mmaweekly.com

The year is 2003. Riggs is at least a year away from his UFC debut. He’s fighting for $1,000 a show, good money for him at the time. Slice’s manager, Icy Mike, puts out a challenge to tough guys around the country – come to Florida if you think you can beat up Kimbo Slice. Win, and you get $10,000.

Riggs’ manager at the time, Trevor Lally, jumps at the offer. He emails Mike and says he’s got someone for him. He offers to put up $50,000 of his own money as a show of faith.

Riggs begins training in earnest and mentally preparing for a fight with Slice. But when Mike finds out about Riggs’ credentials, the door is promptly closed.

“I’d of beat the (expletive) out of him,” Riggs told MMAWeekly.com. “It would have been done. No Kimbo. I would have rubbed him out and saved everyone the headaches.”

and now he's doin the same with Rogers...just thought i'd throw that out there out of complete boredom.

09-16-2008, 11:10 PM
Maybe Kimbo will fight him now?

Mr. Beelzebub
09-17-2008, 10:37 AM
Joe Riggs fights at 185 lbs. He could probably beat the **** out of Kimbo in under 2 minutes.

09-17-2008, 04:56 PM
True and plus he's not old enough for Kimbo to fight yet. Maybe when Riggs turns 40 or 50.