Retired mixed martial artist who is recognized for having competed as a heavyweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Over the course of his career he logged a total of 27 fights with 22 wins.
He made his professional MMA debut in 2002.
In 2016, he published a collection of memoirs titled Face Your Fears.
He married Adriana Palelei.
He was cast in the Australian action film Son Of A Gun which starred Ewan McGregor.