Light Heavyweight Belarusian mixed martial artist who fought for Ultimate Fighting Championship, International Fighting Championship, and Jungle Fight among others.
He was a freestyle wrestler growing up and won a Soviet National Wrestling Championship. He was also a two-time National Junior College champion at Lassen College.
He finished his career with a 27-8 record and an International Fight League Light Heavyweight Championship to his name.
He has a MMA trained son named Roman with Stella Junqueira Rangel.
He was defeated by Jon Jones in a 2010 fight for UFC Live.