Tank Abbott Replaces Ken Shamrock And Faces Dan Severn
Tank Abbott has now filled in for Ken Shamrock in a UR fight against Dan Severn. This celebrity UR match that will be headlined by Roy Jones Jr against a potential opponent from and online competition that has not been selected yet. Michael Bisping will fight in a grappling match against Chael Sonnen and Kurt Angle will go against Ray Mysterio Jr in a professional wrestling match. This event will take place March, 20th in the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona.
Abbott was one of the early pioneers of the UFC and was quite a character. He was known for devastating power and brutal attacks. He actually tried to throw somebody out of the Octagon once in a bout. He has been out of action in MMA since 2013 and is excited to get in there against Severn.
This of course will be a fun fight and it will be more based on entertainment purposes more so than competition, but Tank only knows one way to go at a his opponent and that is at full force. It will be exciting to see what happens.