[video] Kimbo Slice Knocked Out… Final curtain for the Kimbo show

I had read a few weeks back that Kimbo was not ready for serious MMA fighting based on his last fight. The author said that Kimbo had no real training in the arts and that something like this would happen.

Well based on the video below he got his ass kicked but the article below states that it over for Kimbo.

Do you guys agree that one knockout and Kimbo’s MMA career is done?

via Yahoo

SUNRISE, Fla. – The legend of Kimbo Slice was built by beating bums in boat yards and back alleys not far from here. It came crashing down Saturday courtesy of a quick punch from a pink-haired journeyman giving up two inches in height, four in reach and 30 pounds in muscle and might.

One simple shot sent Slice to the canvas and from there some guy named Seth Petruzelli needed just 12 punches and 14 seconds to put an end (we hope) to one of the great sporting charades of all time.

It was just a matter of time before Kimbo got exposed. He was little more than a character out of central casting, a bunch of addictive YouTube videos and a lot of insane hype by CBS, which made him a headliner before he made himself a fighter.

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[Video] The Art Of 52 Hand Blocks

Props to the homies over at Frank 151 who shed some light to the art of 52Hand Blocks! They wrote up a thorough piece on the origins and the evolution of the art, which has found a home amongst Black fighters on the UFC Circuit but still thrives behind prisons walls especially upstate New York.

By Daniel Marks aka Farisi

“Not much was ever written on the topic of 52 Hand Blocks, but its previous name managed to get some ink in several publications. Jail House Boxing (a.k.a. Jail House Rock) first showed up in an article on Martial Arts in prison called, “KARATE IN PRISON: Menace, or Means of Spiritual Survival?,” by Anne Darling and James Perryman in Black Belt Magazine, Vol. XII, #7, from July, 1974.

An inmate described a style of boxing based on the Comstock prison. The term Jail House was universal in speaking about prison fighting styles and the name of each prison was used to separate each form. Each prison had its own environment and the styles were used to meet the challenge of survival in that prison system.
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