Date of Birth : Jun 20th 1978
American mixed martial artist who fights in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Jackson rose to prominence in Japan’s Pride Fighting Championships where he was noted for his powerful body slams including a famous knockout victory over Ricardo Arona via power bomb. He is a former UFC Light-Heavyweight title holder.
Jackson appeared for a second time as a coach on the reality series The Ultimate Fighter opposite Rashad Evans. They were scheduled to fight at UFC 107, but this has now been cancelled as Jackson has taken a movie role to act as B. A. Baracus on an A-Team feature film.