Found July 16, 2012 on MMA Manifesto:
PLAYERS: Hector Lombard
Hector LombardVitals5'9" 185 lbs (Middleweight)73" reach, SouthpawFebruary 2, 1978Record32-2-1 (1) (UFC: 0-0)Current Streak20 straight winsTrainingCuban Olympic Judo Team (2000)4th dan black belt in JudoBlack Belt in Brazilian Jiu-JitsuChampionships HeldXFC Light Heavyweight Champion: 2006 (no title defenses)Cage Fighting Championship Middleweight Champion: 2007-2011 (seven successful title defenses)Bellator Middleweight Champion: 2009-2011 (one successful title defense)Australian Fighting Championship Middleweight Champion: 2011 (no title defenses) Strengths- on an amazing hot streak - hasn't lost since 2006- incredible power in his hands- underrated submission skills- world class Judoka- won championships everywhere he fought- extremely strong and muscular- finishes fights- long reach- killer instinct - goes for the knockout- good chin- good at ground and pound- great strength in the clinch - can whip opponents around, throw them to the ground- fast handsWeak...
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