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Chuck Liddell

Charles David "Chuck" Liddell (born December 17, 1969) is a retired American mixed martial artist and former Ultimate Fighting Championship Light Heavyweight Champion. Liddell has an extensive striking background in Kempo, Koei-Kan karate and kickboxing, as well as a grappling background in collegiate wrestling and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. During his prime, Liddell was known for his knockout power, iron chin, excellent counter striking and for his sprawl-and-brawl technique, which made him one of the most difficult fighters to takedown. He is one of the most dominant champions that ever competed in the UFC. He is tied with Anderson Silva for most knockouts in UFC history. Liddell had 23 fights in the UFC, and along with Randy Couture, is widely credited for bringing mixed martial arts into the mainstream of American sports and entertainment. On July 10, 2009, he was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Liddell began studying Koei-Kan karate at the age of 12; the tattoo seen on his scalp reads "Koei-Kan". Liddell was a four-year starter on the football team at San Marcos High School. While growing up in Santa Barbara, he often frequented the infamous Del Playa Drive, the middle of the

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Chuck Liddell -- Don't Pick a Fight with Me ... You Might Get Hurt

Chuck Liddell
DON'T PICK A FIGHT WITH ME ... You Might Get Hurt

Some people say his fists should legally be considered "deadly weapons" ... but UFC legend Chuck Liddell says he won't let that stop him from defending himself in a dangerous situation outside of… READ MORE >

Chuck Liddell -- Ronda Rousey's Paving the Way for My Daughter

Chuck Liddell
Ronda Rousey's Paving the Way ... for My Daughter!

There could be another Liddell in the Octagon one day ... Chuck's DAUGHTER ... and the Iceman tells TMZ Sports it's all thanks to Ronda Rousey. Chuck was out at LAX yesterday when we… READ MORE >

- 148 days ago
Chuck Liddell Spin Kicks Soldier -- Right in the Chest [VIDEO]

Chuck Liddell
Spin Kicks Soldier Right in the Chest

Three incredible things happened recently -- 1) a soldier approached UFC legend Chuck Liddell and actually ASKED Chuck to kick him in the chest ... 2) Chuck actually did it ... 3) It was caught on… READ MORE >

- 318 days ago
Chuck Liddell -- King of the Octonauts

Chuck Liddell
King of the Octonauts

UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell fought an intense battle in L.A. this week -- no octagon ... just octonauts.The Iceman waded through hoards of children at the Topanga Mall -- daughter in… READ MORE >

- 360 days ago
Stanley Cup -- Boozing with Little People ... and Chuck Liddell

Stanley Cup
Boozing with Little People ... and Chuck Liddell

The Stanley Cup was a whore last night ... because it let all sorts of strangers rub their mouths and butts all over it for hours ... and TMZ has the pics.The enablers were several members of the… READ MORE >

- 826 days ago
Chuck Liddell-- I Threw Down $2.6 Million ... To Live Like a Champ

Chuck Liddell
I Threw Down $2.6 Million To Live Like a Champ

Legendary MMA fighter Chuck Liddell just laid down $2.6 Million of hard fought dough for a sick house in Cali ... prepping to spend his retirement days like a champ.The Hidden Hills estate -- just… READ MORE >

- 893 days ago
Sports Central at L.A. Courthouse -- 4 Stars, 4 Paternity Hearings, 5 Baby Mamas

Sports Central at L.A. Court
4 Stars, 4 Paternity Hearings, ... 5 Baby Mamas

The NFL ... NBA ... and the UFC all collided in L.A. today ... when 4 major sports stars were involved in 4 separate paternity hearings ... at the same exact courthouse!!! Terrell Owens ... along… READ MORE >

- 988 days ago
Chuck Liddell's Kick-Ass Crib -- Going for $1.2 MIL

Chuck Liddell's Kick-Ass Crib -- Going for $1.2 MIL

Chuck Liddell owns a pretty sweet pad in the picturesque city of San Luis Obispo, CA -- and TMZ has learned -- The Iceman is ready to sell it ... for a cool $1.2 MILLION.  The 4,600 square… READ MORE >

- 1163 days ago
Chuck Liddell Takes HUGE HIT In Custody Fight

Chuck Liddell Takes HUGE HIT In Custody Fight

Chuck Liddell got smacked around by his baby mama in court today -- when an L.A. judge ordered the fighter to pay $6,000 per month in child support after Chuck no-showed to the… READ MORE >

- 1179 days ago
Chuck Liddell: The Difference Between Poop and Sex

Chuck Liddell: The Difference Between Poop and Sex

Chuck Liddell was talking about "fornicating" ... but someone -- who shall remain nameless (until you click below) -- thought that was a fancy word for pooping. Guess who slept through sex… READ MORE >

- 1212 days ago

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