Shelby Rogers (born February 27, 1975 in Kingsville, Texas – September 24, 2006) was a professional boxer and mixed martial arts fighter.
After 5 total years active and reserves in the United States Army, Walker began her mixed martial arts career, having 6 MMA fights, winning 3 fights and losing 3. Walker owns the record for the fastest KO in the history of women's MMA being a 5 second KO against Angela Wilson at Ring Of Fury 3 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Walker started her professional boxing career in 2002. As a professional boxer, she had a record of 7-6-1 with 6 KOs. She had 4 title fights including high profile matches with Jaime Clampitt and Mia St John.
Walker was found dead from an apparent overdose of pain medication on September 24, 2006.
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