Former Strikeforce Middleweight title holder who became UFC Middleweight Champion after defeating Chris Weidman in 2015. He lost the title to Michael Bisping in 2016.
He first started training in judo at age 6 and would start jiu-jitsu in high school.
He set a Strikeforce record with five submission victories, part of his record-tying seven finishes in the promotion.
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|Date of Birth
|October 17, 1984 (age 39 years)
|6 Feet 3 Inches (1.91 m)
Luke Rockhold started his career by playing Mike Martinez for the Melee on the Mountain Promotion. He played so well that he dominated the fight to win through armbar submission before the last half of the game. His second promotion fight was in 2007 November. This fight did not favour him as he was defeated by his opponent, Tony Rubalcava through a technical knock-out.
His brother Matt became a professional surfer. He dated Demi Lovato in 2016.
He defeated Tim Kennedy by unanimous decision in his final fight in Strikeforce.
Inspirational Quotes by Luke Rockhold
I know who I am, and I know what my future holds.Luke Rockhold
I love the liver kick.Luke Rockhold
To be stronger, you finish everything you start. You can't take a break.Luke Rockhold
I just don't see how it is possible to be a vegetarian or vegan when you break your body down so much. You have to recover. You need those proteins and proper amino acids, like leucine, which only really comes from animal fats.Luke Rockhold
I used to goof off a lot.Luke Rockhold