MMA heavyweight fighter Kimbo Slice has tragically passed away overnight, aged 42. The Bahamian born fighter’s death has come to a shock to all, and tributes have been pouring in.
The ATT Family and South Florida community lost a legend today. RIP Kimbo. pic.twitter.com/sjs8ctyJMd
— American Top Team (@AmericanTopTeam) June 7, 2016
Kimbo Slice fought in 1st ever MMA event shown on prime time network television in 2008, winning the fight by KO. pic.twitter.com/ajPzD4GWos
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 7, 2016
R.I.P to the backyard brawl Legend……Kimbo Slice ??
— The Lion (@PonceDeLeioun) June 7, 2016
Still can’t believe died… Damn #RIP man… 954 legend ??
— BDG (@BDG0716) June 7, 2016
was such a nice guy
He never pretended to be the best fighter in the world
He was always grounded & always kept it real
— MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) June 7, 2016
My condolences go out to Kimbo’s family, friends and teammates ??
— Alistair Overeem (@Alistairovereem) June 7, 2016
R.I.P. Kimbo, taken from us suddenly, and missed by us sorely. pic.twitter.com/7T1GOvQJox
— Superhero Feed (@SuperheroFeed) June 7, 2016
We losing too many. Rip pic.twitter.com/7LfG00rCrL
— Athletic Desires (@AthleticDesires) June 7, 2016
There was something to admire in Kimbo Slice’s journey. He was fighting when, and where, there was no prestige. RIP.
— Kristan Heneage (@KHeneage) June 7, 2016
Kimbo slice is the reason I even know what youtube is
— MIC TERROR 20/3 (@MicDaTerrible) June 7, 2016
Rest in peace.