Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell is back on the hunt for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, but a huge obstacle stands in his way in the form of Keith “The Dean of Mean” Jardine. These two knockout artists will go head to head in the main event at UFC 76: KNOCKOUT. Also on the card, former PRIDE FC phenom Mauricio “Shogun” Rua makes his UFC debut as he goes head to head with Forrest Griffin. Plus, Diego “Nightmare” Sanchez returns to face Jon Fitch, who will step into the Octagon with an incredible 13 fight win streak
Chuck Liddell and Randy Couture battled it out for the third and final time with the UFC® Light Heavyweight Bouts Title on the line. It was Liddell emerging from the Octag™ victorious after a second-round knockout.
Two up and comers in the UFC® Light Heavyweight Bouts division squared off at UFC® 66. Griffin and Jardine stood toe to toe to see who the better man would be in a fight that didn't make it out of the first round to the dismay of one very disappointed Griffin.
With a drop to the Light Heavyweight Bouts division, Randy 'The Natural' Couture reinvented himself and stunned the mixed martial arts world, not only by taking on Chuck Liddell in his first 205-pound fight at UFC® 43, but by beating 'The Iceman' via a decisive third round TKO.
Houston Alexander was looking to make a name for himself in his Octagon debut against 'The Dean of Mean' Keith Jardine at UFC® 71. It didn’t take Alexander long to establish he meant business in the UFC® with a TKO in less than a minute.