Mixed martial arts fighter, Kimbo Slice was hospitalized yesterday (June 5th). And now just a day later he has passed away.
Sources close to his family say he died of heart failure.
Bellator MMA CEO Scott Coker confirmed the news in statement, saying: “We are all shocked and saddened by the devastating 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.” Source and Image
Condolences to his family, friends and fans.