Posted On July 13, 2012By StaffIn News

Former WWE Champion Batista Set For MMA Fight This October

Former WWE heavyweight champion Batista has booked his first MMA fight, TMZ reports. Batista has been training for years and was close to fighting in the Strikeforce league back in 2010, however the deal fell apart. Batista is scheduled to fight on October 6 at the Duncan Doughnuts Theater in Providence, Rhode Island. Batista, 6’6″ and 290 lbs, will face a fighter named Rashid Evans (not to be confused with UFC star Rashad Evans.) Sources close to the deal say the fight will be televised but it’s unclear which providerRead More