UFC vet who competed professionally from 1994 to 1998. He had amateur backgrounds in wrestling, football, sumo, but never competed professionally in any of them. He was a 1983 Division II All American, and 1986 Division I All American. He was the 1995 world amateur Sumo champion, and despite never competing professionally is regarded as one of the most notable Sumo wrestlers in the world. Outside of his MMA and Sumo careers he is known as a Guinness world record holder for being the largest professional athlete in history and has appeared in several Bollywood films, as well as the HBO drama OZ.
|Place of birth||Rahway, New Jersey, USA|