Baby Slice taken out of cage on stretcher after loss at Bellator 207
Kevin “Baby Slice” Ferguson Jr was taken out of the cage on a stretcher following his loss at Bellator 207 on Friday night.
Baby Slice lost to Corey Browning by second-round TKO in their fight in Connecticut. Ferguson appeared to be gassed from expending so much energy, which led to him being carted out of the cage.
— MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) October 13, 2018
Ferguson was said to be responsive. It was announced that he was taken away for precautionary reasons.
It’s announced here that Baby Slice was taken out for “precautionary” reasons. #Bellator207
— Marc Raimondi (@marc_raimondi) October 13, 2018
Baby Slice talked with reporters after the fight and acknowledged he was taken away mostly because of exhaustion.
Bellator officials tell me Kevin "Baby Slice" Ferguson Jr. was able to speak backstage after his fight with Corey Browning.
Said it was more 'exhaustion' than actual damage suffered in the cage. #Bellator207
— Greg Rosenstein (@grosenstein) October 13, 2018
Ferguson dropped to 3-2 in his career with the loss.