Kimbo Slice has passed away. He was 42.
Reports emerged stating that Slice was rushed to a hospital in Florida with no reasons given.
Bellator president, Scott Coker, has released the following statement:
We are all shocked and saddened by the devastating and untimely loss of Kimbo Slice, a beloved member of the Bellator family.
One of the most popular MMA fighters ever, Kimbo was a charismatic, larger-than-life personality that transcended the sport.
Outside of the cage he was a friendly, gentle giant and a devoted family man. His loss leaves us all with extremely heavy hearts, and our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Ferguson family and all of Kimbo’s friends, fans, and teammates.
May he rest in peace.