At UFC 73, Herring lost via unanimous decision to Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, but not before he landed a left high kick to Nogueira's head late in the first round.
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On Saturday, April 7, 2007, at UFC 69 Heath faced off against The Ultimate Fighter 2 Heavyweight finalist Brad Imes.The referee motioned Noguiera to stand up after the brief flurry on the ground, giving Herring the advantage but Herring was not able to finish the fight in the first round.12 Joining Rizin FF Openweight tournament edit After eight years away from the sport, the 38-year-old Herring ended his retirement and signed with the Japanese promotion Rizin Fighting Federation.His mother is a psychologist working for the Texas prison system and his father is an attorney who owns two different law firms.Recent Condolences, gordon Johnston, so sorry to hear about Lance.8 The fight went the full 3 rounds and Lesnar was declared winner by unanimous decision.Brenda, Craig and family, so very sorry for your loss.New Year's Eve kiss edit On December 31, 2005, Herring was involved in a memorable MMA moment during K-1 's Dynamite 2005 show.Before becoming a professional fighter, he worked as a computer programmer.Herring began training to fight in mixed martial arts when he graduated high school at the age of 18, but also continued his football career as a defensive end for.The fight result has since been changed by K-1 from a disqualification loss for Herring to a no contest, as K-1 judges ruled that Nakao's kiss and Herring's subsequent knockout punch were both fouls.Herring was knocked down early in the first round with a straight right.We had many a special times with Doug and Joan and remember them as special friends."MMA Life: Heath Herring Turns from MMA to Poker ".
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Herring won the match by unanimous decision after 3 rounds.Shortly thereafter, Nakao's cornermen attacked Herring and a brief fight ensued.Film career edit Heath Herring starred in Never Surrender, released by Lions Gate Entertainment in 2009 as well as Circle of Pain."In Depth: heath herring Interview".Personal life edit Herring was married when he was 18 years old and has a daughter, but the marriage ended in divorce."One-on-one with UFC heavyweight Heath Herring".He faced Amir Aliakbari, an Iranian wrestling huuuge casino generator no survey standout, in the quarter-final round of the openweight grand prix, replacing fellow former UFC fighter Shane Carwin.As a Postmedia client, you get access to Postmedia Hub. .He sounds like he was quite a young man, Donna storie, condolences to all of Donna's family She was a great friend and she will be truly missed.While both are considered strikers, much of the fight took place on the ground.3 Herring made his promotional debut at pride 9 against wrestler Willie Peeters and won via rear-naked choke submission in the first round.May they re-unite in heaven and keep the.