Back in 2012, Bobby Lashley lost a match against James Thompson in India via decision. Over the weekend, he had a chance to avenge that loss, and that is exactly what Lashley did at Bellator 145. In less than a minute, Lashley defeated Thompson via TKO in the first. The easy victory has sparked talks of a potential title shot for Lashley. No word yet on when the former world heavyweight champion is going to fight next.
November 7, 2015
During a recent question and answer session with fans, Bobby Lashley was asked about a potential title shot in MMA. He stated that he was probably two more victories away from Bellator giving him a shot at the heavyweight championship. Lashley felt that the current champion might actually be dropping the belt for whatever reasons, so he has no idea who he would be facing when the opportunity comes around.
November 7, 2015
While some people feel that Bobby Lashley left WWE on bad terms, the former world heavyweight champion revealed the opposite during a recent interview. He stated that he still keeps in touch with Vince McMahon, which means that a return cannot be ruled out. Lashley also noted that he still keeps in touch with Shane McMahon pretty frequently. The two of them actually talked last week.
November 6, 2015
It was no secret that name value was one of the biggest reasons why Bellator signed Bobby Lashley to a contract. In addition to being a physically gifted human being, Lashley also brought the additional appeal of being a marketing asset. To promote the upcoming Bellator 145 event, the promotion has spent a good amount of money on purchasing a huge ad in Times Square. Lashley was the chosen fighter used for the ad.
November 3, 2015
As many of you already know, TNA is doing a World Title Series to determine a new heavyweight champion. Tournament matches are being filmed this week, and there are rumors that Bobby Lashley is going to end up being crowned as the top guy in the promotion again. There are also talks that he will face Matt Hardy in the finals, which means that Ethan Carter will be out of the picture.
October 10, 2015
When it comes to MMA, Bobby Lashley only has two losses under his belt. One of those was at the hands of James Thompson when the two of them fought in India. Lashley has now been given a chance to get revenge. On November 6, Bellator has booked the two of them in a rematch. Lashley has won six straight fights since losing to Thompson back in 2012.
September 28, 2015
When Bellator 145: Vengeance takes place, one thing that is certain is that Bobby Lashley will be fighting on the show. We just do not know who he will be fighting at the moment because the company has yet to reveal that. The event is taking place at the Scottrade Center in St Louis. Lashley has an MMA career record of 13 victories and just 2 defeats.
August 16, 2015
During a recent interview, Bobby Lashley stated that a lot of professional wrestling fans are going to be mad when CM Punk makes his UFC debut and actually wins the fight. A lot of WWE fans are still upset with Punk for leaving, so they are being petty by rooting against him doing well in MMA. Lashley is well aware of this, so he is not afraid to speak out.
June 19, 2015
While a lot of MMA fighters refuse to go into the ring against someone that they are friends with or are teammates with, Bobby Lashley is different. He stated that if Bellator wanted him to do a match with his teammate Kimbo Slice, then he would more than gladly sign on the dotted line. He stated that the two of them understand how business works.
June 15, 2015
If you're one of those fans that have been wanting to see Bobby Lashley making a return to WWE some day, there is a little glimmer of hope that recently surfaced. During an interview, the former world heavyweight champion stated that he would be interested in making a return. He did not elaborate much on the details, however.
June 15, 2015