King from the Cage champ and Strikeforce fighter who all amassed a 19-5 record before his UFC debut and gain. He fought in the Affliction Entertainment advertising and with King from the Cage, before performing a four-year cope with Strikeforce. His distribution make an impression on veteran Jacob Volmann at UFC 156, that was also his initial fight, in Feb 2013, was chosen as the Distribution of the night time. He was created in the Inland Empire, California. UFC 156, where he produced his debut, was likely to add a bout between Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida before it had been transferred to UFC 157.