Honoring Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell
Awarding Earnie Shavers
Hollywood, CA - September closed on an explosive note with the premiere of SMASH Global VI hosted at the stunning Taglyan Complex in the heart of Hollywood. Black-tie elegance and intense mixed martial arts excitement collide in this must-attend event benefiting anti-bullying. SMASH Global is redefining the spectator experience in the MMA. To kick off the night, MMA legend Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell , the night's guest of honor, received the SMASH Icon Award for his contribution to the sport. Liddell, a UFC Hall of Fame Inductee was the UFC World Light Heavyweight Champion for two years, defended his title five times and currently holds the UFC record for the most Knock-Out wins in the Light Heavyweight Division. In a surprise twist, Boxing Legend Earnie Shavers received the first ever "pop up" award for his contributions to both boxing and philanthropy.