Kimbo And Gina Carano Autograph Signing Saturday In Stockton


Johnny Beyrooty sent along the following:

Mixed martial arts fans attending this Saturday’s terrific EliteXC fight card in Stockton, Calif., will have the opportunity to meet Kimbo Slice and Gina Carano when they participate in a pre-fight autograph signing just prior to the opening bell.

The undefeated EliteXC fighters, perhaps the two most popular and recognizable athletes in mixed martial arts, will sign autographs inside The Stockton Arena beginning when the doors open at 2:30 p.m. PT. They will sign until the first fight starts at 3:15.

Tickets for the most significant sporting event in the recent history of Stockton start at $35 and can be purchased at the Stockton Arena Box Office (Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.) and Saturday (noon-4 p.m.), by phone at (209) 373-1700 and (866) 373-7088 (toll free) or online at

Three of Northern California's most talented and crowd-pleasing fighters will appear in Saturday's top fights.

Hard-hitting Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith (15-4, 1 NC) of Sacramento by way of Elk Grove, Calif., will challenge defending champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler (15-4, 1 NC) of Granite City, Ill., for the EliteXC middleweight title; San Francisco’s Jake Shields (20-4-1) faces Nick “The Goat” Thompson (36-9-1) of Minneapolis for the vacant EliteXC welterweight belt and local favorite and world class lightweight contender, Nick Diaz (17-7) of Stockton meets Thomas “Wildman” Denny (26-16) of Victorville. Calif.

The spectacular event is presented by Los Angeles-based ProElite, Inc.'s live fight division, EliteXC


Want to advertise your site in this space? E-mail the website staff today!


Rory MacDonald Paul Daleyvideo

Rory MacDonald’s Bellator 173 Media Scrum: ‘Me & Paul Daley Were Definitely Meeting Sooner...

Rory MacDonald isn't surprised that he's going head-to-head with Paul Daley. "Red King" is set to meet "Semtex" at Bellator 179 inside the SSE Arena,...
Lorenz Larkin

Scott Coker: ‘I Feel Good About How Negotiations Are Going With Lorenz Larkin’

It looks like Bellator is still pursuing Lorenz Larkin after all. Last month, a report claimed Bellator was placing a bid on Ryan Bader, but...
Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee Doesn’t Think UFC Wants Francisco Trinaldo in Top 5 Rankings

Kevin Lee is willing to do the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) a "favor." Lee is set to do battle against Francisco Trinaldo at a UFC...
Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader on Phil Davis Rematch: ‘That’s The Fight I Want’

Ryan Bader is shooting straight for the Bellator title. While "Darth" isn't an official member of the Bellator roster, he has come to an agreement...

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira in The Works For UFC Stockholm

Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira appear to be on a collision course. reports sources close to the situation have confirmed that the Ultimate Fighting...