Cape Town - Days before the untimely passing of Kimbo Slice it has been
revealed that he was told that he would need a heart transplant.
In a report from the Sun Sentinel in Florida, Slice had been informed he needed a new
heart says MMA writer, Nick Strickland.
A hospital report sent to the Broward County Examiner's
office stated that 42-year old Slice was in the process of being transferred to
a Cleveland facility where he was to be put on an organ donors list.
Unfortunately he would never make what could have been a life
Kevin Ferguson, aka Kimbo slice was admitted to
Northwest Medical Centre in Margate, Fla on June 3 after complaining of severe
abdominal pain, nausea and shortness of breath. He was later diagnosed with
congestive heart failure and a liver mass and was put on a ventilator in
Kimbo Slice will forever be known as the backyard fighter
who went from YouTube the riches of the professional fight game. Slice competed
in the UFC, Bellator and Elite XC where be broke numerous ratings records. One
of the most popular fighters in the sport, Slice will be truly