TRAINING: I train Muay Thai in the morning, afternoon cardio and strength, and night sparring
Thoughts on opponent, Renee Forte? I see him as a very good Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fighter. He is very tough, and will make for a great fight.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I used to weigh 250 pounds. I started Muay Thai to lose weight, and I fell in love with it.
What ranks and titles have you held? I am STFL MW and LW champ.
Do you have any heroes? My family
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? A dream come true
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No
What was your job before you started fighting? Worked for the city
Ranks in any martial arts styles: I am a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Favorite grappling technique: Heel hook
Favorite striking technique: Jab