According to MMAJunkie, Gina Carano has been dropped off the February 16 EliteXC fight card. It is not known why Carano was dropped, but TheJunkie also hinted that their might be a possible rift between Carano and EliteXC.
Gino Carano has been in the news lately as she is “Crush” on the recently debuted American Gladiators Tv show.
The February 16 EliteXC event is scheduled to take place at the University of Miami’s BankUnited Arena in Miami, Fl. The main event features a heavyweight fight between Kimbo Slice and Tank Abbott. Also rumored on the card are fighters, Antonio Silva, Yves Edwards, Charles “Krazy Horse” Bennett, Scott Smith and James Thompson.
EliteXC official today confirmed with MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that she would no longer be part of the event.
Carano couldn’t be reached for comment. However, MMAjunkie.com has heard grumblings of a potential rift between EliteXC officials and Carano’s camp. Those rumors couldn’t be substantiated, though.