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George Zimmerman

Fight Back On ... But Without DMX

Claims New Promoter

2/10/2014 10:50 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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George Zimmerman's celebrity boxing match -- abruptly cancelled when the promoter pulled the plug yesterday -- is back on again ... promising to be a much bloodier event ... according to a promoter who claims to have taken over the fight. 

An online streaming service called FilmOn.com says it secured the rights to a Zimmerman fight ... after the original promoter, Damon Feldman pulled out because of threats made against his kids.

FilmOn says it's gonna give the public what it wants -- blood -- and tells us DMX is out as the challenger because "much bigger names than DMX" want in.

The owner of FilmOn, Alki David, tells TMZ ... the fight will no longer be a celebrity boxing match... "this is going to be like Fight Club ... a very bloody event."  Alki says the fight will happen March 15 from a secret location ... and all profits will go to the Trayvon Martin Foundation.

But TMZ has learned the resurrected fight is not yet a done deal -- we're told FilmOn is still negotiating with Feldman for the rights and nothing has been signed.

Feldman withdrew from the fight yesterday after he said he was bombarded with threats. One Tweet said, "Somebody should kill Damon Feldman's son and ask him would he put his son's killer in a celebrity boxing match."

Feldman says he'll reveal all tomorrow at a news conference.

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16.

Quiet    

omg someone just shoot zimmerman.. anyone just shoot him so he goes away forever

169 days ago
17.

Kristin    

Let this child killer fall under the radar already.

169 days ago
18.

me    

So it's the same incestuous group of people. GR MEdia Gina Rodriguez obviously behind this, Damon Feldman and Alki David well known clients of hers. You know, the millions of milkshakes guy~ Octomom? That's what she does, makes "celebrities" out of disgusting people like Farrah Abraham and Tan Mom. It's your fault you guys area allowing this.

169 days ago
19.

PureRadiance    

NOBODY cares

169 days ago
20.

Carl    

As much as I'd love to see Zimmerman beaten to a pulp, if I were the Trayvon Martin Foundation I would stay as far away from this as possible and reject any donation this promoter tries to make.

169 days ago
21.

Marty    

This guy has some sort of death wish or is trying to self destruct. Either way, I wouldn't waste time watching.

169 days ago
22.

JayJay    

Zimmerman thinks he is a real celebrity this is sickening ....Wouldn't surprise me if someone didn't put a bullet in him

169 days ago
23.

nick    

Agree with the virdict but not support Zimmerman???....wow.....if u agree with the verdict why not support him??...if you agree with the verdict it means that George is innocent and he shot in self defence...so why can't an innocent man who was almost killed by a black thug have a life??..why do you not support his arranged boxing match.....the poor guy needs money to and seeing that he can't get a job...y can't he fight?...or do what ever to make some money so he can pay his bilks.....anyone who agrees with the verdict should have no probkem with George's boxing match

169 days ago
24.

who cares    

I still think they are going to have BIG problems finding someone willing to write a insurance policy for this. And the promoter isnt getting any money???? I call bs

169 days ago
25.

indaknow    

DMX backed off. Spike (Black Supremacist) Lee should fight in his place. He was the biggest mouth crying racism and even tweeted Zimmernan's wrong address in order for the world to get revenge.

169 days ago
26.

Brien    

Sounds like DMX chickened out.

169 days ago
27.

Yurra Knutz    

If they rig it...
Still gunna get out the F knocked!

169 days ago
28.

Bullwinkle94a    

"The owner of FilmOn, Alki David, tells TMZ ... the fight will no longer be a celebrity boxing match... "this is going to be like Fight Club ... a very bloody event." Alki says the fight will happen March 15 from a secret location ... and all profits will go to the Trayvon Martin Foundation."

What's that,a foundation to buy burglary tools and teef for up and coming thugs?

Zimmerman had better be VERY careful about what he signs because the black racists are looking for an excuse to legally kill him. Chances are they are going to try to set him up with a pro fighter,and then the crowd will swarm him and kill him after the fight ends.

169 days ago
29.

damienevil    

dmx dropping out caused they wouldnt let him win...like he did in the mma fight a couple years ago

169 days ago
30.

Toilethead    

Please stop giving that murdering piece of crap publicity.

169 days ago
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