Batista Making His MMA Debut In October with Possible Pay-Per-View Fight

Posted by Matt Boone July 13, 2012 20 Comments

- Batista’s big announcement that he has been hyping is his MMA debut. TMZ reports that Batista will debut on October 6th in Providence, Rhode Island at the Dunkin’ Donuts Theater for the CES MMA promotion. TMZ adds that the fight will be televised but there is no word yet on which provider will broadcast the event.

Batista will be facing Rashid Evans, not to be confused with UFC star Rashad Evans. Rashid is a 33 year old, 6-2, 210 lb. heavyweight who has a 3-1 amateur wrestling record with no professional MMA fights.

Batista wrote on Twitter that the fight will air on pay-per-view:

“I’m making my MMA debut oct 6th live on PPV check it! BOOOOM there’s the announcement. Sorry haters!”

  • TexansFanatic

    ok, Batista is like what? 44? What were to happen when the guy takes him down and just constantly strikes him in the face?

    • wallace8624

      Age just means he will hit alot harder idot!

      • vinzerx

        Uh, most things you learn about pro wrestling doesn’t apply to MMA.

        Also, funny you can’t even spell idiot correctly. At least get your stuff right before calling someone else names.

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  • 40 dawg

    That was his big announcement? That was just as disappointing as one of batista’s matches. Anyway, how many people like me hope batista gets his a– kicked and we never see or hear from him again.

    • Sofa

      didnt he announce his mma debut some years ago already ?

      • ignoramus

        yeah but it takes you time to train in order to get to the level of mma guys you son of a bitch

        • Th_Mssngr

          Who announces a debut years in advance? Either you’re ready or you’re not.

  • wallace8624

    Batista can we please get another xxx video of your daughter?

  • Derp

    Who caaaaaaaressssssssss. I hope nobody buys the PPV and the whole thing is a total flop.

  • Derp

    If his fighting is anything like his wrestling, he’ll do one move the entire time.

  • Why always me!

    went to make a sandwich and found that the mayonnaise had gone bad. Depressing now that I can’t make my sandwich!.

  • zxc

    LOL. at first i thought its just a typo, but then i saw it was actually Rashid and i was disappointed.

  • Souvik

    Just like Brock, Batista will also win his 1st match coz dats how its gonna be….mma cant afford a guy like him to flop his debut….dats why his opponent is’nt tough enough

  • Sharif Dieb

    ilove batista

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  • tommy

    The champ is her

  • tommy

    The champ is here

  • rashad

    batista needs to stop bullshittin and go back to da wwe stat.

  • mick

    Fake wrestling to mma huh, wow. And a cheesball mma event at that. I don’t get it. Why, trying to prove that your a tuff guy. Shootin roids in your ass doesn’t make you tuff buddy sorry. Hell I’ll fight ya……lets do it

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