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Training: Wrestling, Jiu-Jitsu, and Kickboxing
When and why did you start training for fighting? I’ve been involved in martial arts for over 15 years. I love the competition and it’s a big part of my life.
What ranks and titles have you held? I'm the KOTC 170lbs Champion
Do you have any heroes? Anybody that does good in this world
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Everything, I worked 10 years to make it here and now I’m living my dream.
What was your job before you started fighting? Teaching
Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Winning a world title and also making it to the UFC
Favorite grappling technique: arm triangle
Favorite Striking technique: knee to the head