Omar Sheika is an accomplished fighter defeating one of Roy Jones Jr. former opponent Glen Johnson. Jones was unable to defeat Glen Johnson in Memphis, Tennessee on September 25, 2004. Jones lost by way of knockout in the 9th round. Sheika of Paterson, New Jersey hold a professional record of 27 wins, 18 by weigh of knock-out with 8 losses.
Ken Shamrock, the first heavyweight champion of MMA and first foreign champion in Japan will be the main event for the MMA portion of the card. Shamrock dominated the original UFC Superfight, Pancrase, and Pride Fighting Cahmpionships. Defeating MMA superstars like Dan Severn, Kimo Leopoldo, Masakatsu Funaki, Bas Rutten and drawing against Brazilian Champion Royce Gracie. Shamrock currently holds a record of 27 wins, 2 by weigh of knock out, 23 by submission.
Standing at 6’3”, Ashley will be one of many powerful opponents Shamrock has faced. Weighing in at 265-pounds, Ashley is all muscle, quick and explosive. This will be the second pro MMA fight for three-time NCAA Wrestling Champion and four-time All American Champion. Ashley comes with an extensive wrestling background. Lashley joined the U.S. Army and was a two-time Armed Forces Champion and 2002 Silver Medalist at the Military World Championships. Later becoming a WWE superstar of Wrestlemania 23.
MMA portion features :
Doug “Rhino” Marshall
Roy Nelson vs. Jeff “The Snowman” Monson
When: March 21, 2008
Where: Pensacola Civic Center, Pensacola, FL.
Live on pay per view at 9:00PM ET/ 6:00PM PT
On cable and satellite via Dish Network, TVN, DirecTV, iNDemand, Viewer’s Choice, Star Choice, Shaw Cable. and Bell TV. Only $29.95
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