Kimbo Slice is a pro wrestler, boxer, actor and martial artist who have the net worth of $1 million. Kimbo Slice earned his net worth through his boxing career spawning over 7 years.
Slice was a noted and strong bouncer of a strip club at the beginning of his career. He was later seen driving a limousine and used to serve as a bodyguard to pornography producers RK Netmedia aka Reality Kings. Convicted with the charge of shipping obscured weapons, Slice initiated his street fights career from 2003. The fights were completely unsanctioned and were highly available in internet. Kimbo made enough money from the fights in mid 2000s. In the midst of 2005, Slice was seen as a trainee in Freestyle Fighting Academy trained under David Avellan and Marcos Avellan. Though interested in street boxing initially, Kimbo gained his expertise in MMA eventually. Trained under Bas Rutten and Randy Khatami, Kimbo Slice debuted from Cage Fury Fighting Championships 5 in 2007. Also known for the fight against Tank Abbott in EliteXC: Street Certified; Slice was also attributed for many victories and titles in MMA championships. His fight with Seth Petruzelli in 2008 was one of the most anticipated fights in the history. Though he had lost to Petruzelli in first round, the fight earned Kimbo a global recognition. Upon his fight with Seth, Slice was much awaited to fight in Ultimate Fighting Championship. His entry charge was a win in the TV show named The Ultimate Fighter. Kimbo made it to UFC in later years and in the fall of 2010, he emerged as a pro boxer. His debut match was against James Wade which he had won astounding everyone. He continued his boxing venture and was also seen as a pro wrestler in early 2011. His debut wrestling match was with Shinichi Suzukawa but Kimbo had to withdraw from it due to his unexpected injury.
Kimbo Slice was born as Kevin Ferguson in 8 February 1974 in the suburb of Bahamas. Slice was brought up at Florida by his mother Rosemary Clarke, singlehandedly. Raised up with his brothers, Kimbo attended Bel-Air Elementary School for his initial education. He then was enrolled with Cutler Ridge Middle School and later on was sent to Richmond Heights Middle School. He was a student of Miami Palmetto High School where he served as a middle linebacker. An attendant of University of Miami and Bethune-Cookman University, Kimbo is highly attributed for his academic qualification which includes study of criminal justice. Kimbo is a cousin of US judoka Rhadi Ferguson. Kimbo Slice is reported to be in relationship with Antoinette Ray. A single parent to six kids, three males and three females, Kimbo resides in Coral Springs along with his kids. Ray and Slice are said to be engaged to each other since a long time.
Also known for his appearance in Caterpillar vs. Kimbo, an ad for antivirus software, Kimbo Slice has also marked his presence in acting field through The Iron Ring, Drake & Josh and Merry Christmas; thus making him a multi faceted personality.