American Light Heavyweight MMA fighter who has competed in UFC, Strikeforce, King of the Cage and Bellator, posting notable victories over fighters like
He grew up in Carlsbad, California and took up boxing at age ten. He later competed as a Heavyweight on the Carlsbad High School wrestling team.
His UFC fights against
He was raised by his mother in a single-parent home.
He defeated Houston Alexander via technical knockout to take the 5150 Combat League Heavyweight Title in January 2010.