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TRAINING: Training MMA day and night
When and why did you start training for fighting? I fought first and trained later, but I tried it out and liked it. I started in 2001.
What ranks and titles have you held? XKK, WWFC, Shark Fights, and IFC champion.
Do you have any heroes? Pat Miletich and Dan Gable are two people I admire.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s great to get to compete against the best competition.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? For a year, and I quit after that year.
What was your job before you started fighting? Construction
Ranks in any martial arts styles: Miletich Fighting Systems brown belt
Favorite grappling technique: triangle
Favorite Striking technique: elbow