TRAINING: Jog four miles or do sprints, sparring or technique training, conditioning training.
When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 16 years old. I started to learn a martial art.
What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ Black Belt, Muay Thai blue kruang, Duke Roufus Kickboxing brown belt. Nitrix Middleweight Champion, Bad Boy Fight Challenge Middleweight Champion, UKC Battlegrounds Middleweight Champion.
Do you have any heroes? My mother and father
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything. It’s time to show to the world who I am!
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No
What was your job before you started fighting? BJJ and MMA coach
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? BJJ World Champion, 2x BJJ South American Champion
Favorite grappling technique: Twister
Favorite Striking technique: Elbow