Jiu-Jitsu expert and MMA fighter who retired after losing at UFC 128 on March 19, 2011.
He won his MMA debut by unanimous decision at Pride 12 on December 9, 2000.
He won seven consecutive MMA bouts between November 30, 2002 and February 2, 2008.
He was born in New York City, New York.
He defeated Matt Horwich by unanimous decision on April 1, 2009.