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Kimbo Slice Poses With Vernon Forrest At Saturday’s World Championship Doubleheader, Replays This Week On SHOWTIME

By Matt Donovan / April 16, 2008

Photo Credit: Tom Casino/SHOWTIME Kimbo Slice, who headlines the EliteXC mixed martial arts fight card on Saturday, May 31, on CBS, and WBC super welterweight champion Vernon Forrest, who looks to defend his title against Sergio Mora on Saturday, June 7, on SHOWTIME, pose together at Saturday night’s light heavyweight world championship doubleheader in Tampa. […]


Special Cage Cam Takes You Inside The Cage For Frank Shamrock vs. Cung Le Only On SHO.com

By Matt Donovan / March 28, 2008

SHO.com EXCLUSIVE: SHOWTIME WEBSITE TO TAKE VIEWERS INSIDE THE CAGE FOR FRANK SHAMROCK vs. CUNG LE SHOWTIME Cage Cam To Air Simultaneously With SHOWTIME Telecast of Shamrock – Le Championship Match; Saturday, March 29, 2008 During this Saturday’s EliteXC telecast on SHOWTIME (live at 9 p.m. ET/PT), the premium network’s website, SHO.com, will give fight […]


EliteXC Presents Cage Rage 25 On SHOWTIME This Saturday, Fact Sheet and Fight Summaries

By Matt Donovan / March 6, 2008

DATE: SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2008 SITE: Wembley Arena London, England TELEVISION: EliteXC Presents Cage Rage 25 SHOWTIME, tape delay immediately following SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING cruiserweight world title unification bout between Enzo Maccarinelli (World Boxing Organization) and David Haye (World Boxing Council/World Boxing Association) at the O2 Arena in London, live at 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed […]


History-Making night of boxing and MMA on SHOWTIME March 8

By Matt Donovan / February 19, 2008

LEGENDARY KEN SHAMROCK MAKES ELITEXC DEBUT MARCH 8 ON HISTORIC NIGHT ON SHOWTIME MMA Pioneer Will Highlight Four-Fight Telecast Immediately Following SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Cruiserweight Unification Bout During Unprecedented Night Of Sports Television on Premium Network NEW YORK (Feb. 16, 2008) – On Saturday, March 8, SHOWTIME will present an unprecidented night of unarmed combat […]


Kimbo-Tank Headline EliteXC’s MMA Card In Miami Next Saturday On Showtime

By Matt Donovan / February 12, 2008

MORE POPULAR THAN SLICED BREAD? KIMBO GETSLONG AWAITED SHOWDOWN WITH TANK ABBOTT FEB. 16 ___________________________________________________________________________________ Slugfest Highlights EliteXC’s “Street Certified” Live MMA Event in Miami; Sensational Undercard at BankUnited Center Features Big Foot, Scott Smith & More LOS ANGELES (Feb. 9, 2008) – Are you ready for some February Fireworks? The Street Fight of the […]


Popular Rapper Pitbull Will Perform During EliteXC’s MMA Event Saturday In Miami

By Matt Donovan / February 12, 2008

GOLD-SELLING MIAMI RAPPER PITBULL TO PERFORMDURING ELITEXC’S SPECTACULAR MMA EVENTSATURDAY, FEB. 16, AT BANKUNITED CENTER ___________________________________________________________________________________ Local Favorite and YouTube Legend, Kimbo Slice, Faces Tank Abbott In Main Event of What Will Be an Exciting Evening of Fights and Music LOS ANGELES (Feb. 11, 2008) – From the stage to the cage, without missing a […]


EliteXC Fighters Spend Tuesday Giving Away Turkeys In Five U.S. Cities

By Matt Donovan / November 24, 2007

ELITEXC FIGHTERS DONATE TURKEYSTO CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONSIN FIVE U.S. CITIES DURING THANKSGIVING WEEK Robbie Lawler, KJ Noons, Gina Carano, Charles “Krazy Horse” Bennett, Edson Berto & Kala Kolohe Hose Participate In Giveaways In Their Hometowns On Tuesday LOS ANGELES (Nov. 20, 2007) – Los Angeles-based ProElite, Inc.’s Live Fight Division, EliteXC, sponsored a charity event Tuesday […]


EliteXC/SHOWTIME: “Renegade” Final Press Conference Quotes

By Matt Donovan / November 9, 2007

KIMBO, NICK DIAZ, KJ NOONS, JAKE SHIELDS, MIKE PYLE, BO CANTRELL, JONATHAN WIEZOREK, SETH KLEINBECK & KYLE NOKE PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, Ortiz International Center, Corpus Christi, Texas “ELITEXC: RENEGADE’’ Saturday, Nov. 10, 2007; SHOWTIME Telecast Begins at 10 p.m. ET/PT Nick Diaz will take on KJ Noons for the EliteXC world […]


Diaz vs. Noons, Kimbo Debuts, Shields Featured

By Matt Donovan / November 7, 2007

SENSATIONAL CAGE FIGHT CARD ON SATURDAY, NOV. 10AT AMERICAN BANK CENTER ARENALive on SHOWTIME, 10 p.m. ET/PT From Corpus Christi, Texas Nick Diaz, KJ Noons Fight For EliteXC 160-pound World Title;From Street To Elite — Legendary Internet Fighter Kimbo Slice Makes EliteXC Debut;Jake Shields Faces Mike Pyle; The Doctor, Seth Kleinbeck Meets Kyle Noke,“Big Foot’’ […]

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