|From:||Milwaukee, WI USA|
|Fights Out Of:||Milwaukee, WI USA|
|Height:||5' 6" ( 167 cm )|
|Weight:||135 lb ( 61 kg )|
UFC® 173 Barao vs Dillashaw live at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, May 24, 2014.May 24, 2014
May 23, 2014
FOX UFC® Saturday Henderson vs Thomson live on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)Jan 25, 2014
FOX UFC® Saturday weigh-in live at the Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois on Friday, January 24, 2014. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)Jan 24, 2014
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TRAINING: Strength and conditioning at Top Line Gym in the am, then off to the gym for MMA practice, then back at night for pad work.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training MMA in 2007 with Anthony Pettis.
What ranks and titles have you held? I have one title - it's the Gladiator Fighting Championship title.
Do you have any heroes? My mother
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means the world. I'm a kid that's been
through a lot in my life, so this means everything to me.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No
What was your job before you started fighting? Brick mason
Favorite grappling technique: Jiu-Jitsu
Favorite striking technique: Boxing
• Five wins by knockout, two by submission
• Three first round finishes