Batista will be making his MMA debut with CES on October 6th, 2012 at the Duncan Doughnuts Theater in Providence, Rhode Island. Batista, who was originally planning to fight with Strikeforce before a deal fell apart, confirmed his debut with the following tweet:
m.tmz.com/article_head.f… I'm making my MMA debut oct 6th live on PPV check it! BOOOOM there's the announcement. Sorry haters!
— Dave Bautista (@DaveBautista) July 13, 2012
TMZ is reporting that Batista will be facing Rashid Evans. Click here for more information.