Retired UFC fighter earned a 23-4-1 record while fighting for the UFC, PRIDE FC, and King of the Cage.
He began his MMA career with a decision victory on May 21, 2000.
He went undefeated in his first 22 professional MMA bouts.
He was born in Ottumwa, Iowa.
He suffered the final loss of his career against Matt Grice in 2007.