Former WWE superstar Dave Bautista will make his professional MMA debut on October 6th against Radhid Evans for the CES MMA promotion from the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island.
The event will air live on DirecTV pay-per-view. For ticket information, visit Ticketmaster.com.
It was announced Thursday via press release that his 8-week training camp will air on DirecTV as a 4-part series, beginning October 6th.
About his first MMA fight, Batista said:
“Fighting MMA is a dream come true. I’m very excited to make my debut in Providence with Jimmy Burchfield, who has so much experience putting on fights. CES treats me like family and I can’t wait to make my debut with them. MMA has been my lifelong dream and I’m glad to be able to do it with them on the East Coast.”
Check out these pictures of Batista’s MMA training: