Kevin "The Monster" Randleman

Hometown:  Columbus, Ohio - USA
Style:  FREESTYLE WRESTLING
Height:  5'10"
Weight:  225 lbs.
Weight Range:  212-230 lbs.
Date of Birth:  August 10, 1971
Place of Birth:  Sandusky, Ohio
Manager:  Mark Coleman
Trainers:  Mark Coleman and Tim Catalfo
Marital Status:  Single
Family:  two children
Training Partners:  The Hammer House fighters (Erik Smith, Brian Keck, Brad Kohler), Team Obake
Big Wins:  Won decisions over Pedro Rizzo, Pete Williams and Maurice Smith in UFC.  Has beaten Dan Bobish, Geza Khalaman Jr. and Ebenezer Fontes Braga among others in Brazil.
Disapointments:  Has lost to Carlos Barretto, Tom Erikson, Bas Rutten and Randy Coture.
Titles:

World Freestyle Wrestling Champion (200- lbs.)
US Olympic Freestyle Wrestling Team (200- lbs.)
2 x NCAA Wrestling Champion (200- lbs.)
1 x NCAA Championship’s runner up.
High School State Wrestling Champion
Iron Man Heavyweight Fighting Champion.
Brazilian Vale Tudo Tournament Champion
UFC World Heavyweight Champion


Dennis Reed

Hometown:  Muscatine, Iowa - USA
Style:  FREESTYLE
Height:  5' 10"
Weight:  190 lbs
Big Wins:  Has beaten Adrian Serrano.
Disapointments:  Lost to Brian Johnston.


John Renfroe

Hometown:  Seattle, Washington - USA
Styles:  PANCRASE, KICKBOXING, SUBMISSION GRAPPLING
Height:  6’2"
Weight:  221 lbs.
Date of Birth:  Januray 15, 1964
Trainer:  Maurice Smith
Occupation:  Construction worker, minor league football linebacker


John "The Saint" Renken

Hometown:  Minneapolis, Minnesota - USA
 (formerly) Peoria, Illinois
 (formerly) Kentucky
Styles:

SUBMISSION FIGHTING
TAE KWAN DO – Black Belt
BOXING
Other Styles: Freestyle Judo, Muay Thai, Taijutsu, Praying Mantis Kung-Fu

Height:  5’10"
Weight:  175 lbs.
Weight Range:  165-185 lbs.
Date of Birth:  December 31, 1972
Trainer:  Greg Nelson
Training Partners:  Brad Kohler, Quincy Clark and Jamie Orr
Big Wins:  Has beaten Phil Strofolino, Caz Daniels and Mike Eirman.
Disapointments:  Has lost to Jerry Bohlander, Henry Matamoros and Masaka Funaki.
Titles/Accomplishments:

HNS Superfight Champion (200- lbs.)
IFC 6 Lightweight Champion
NHB Record: 7-2-2
Ameture Boxing Record: 6-1


Herman Renting

Hometown:  Holland
Styles:  KICKBOXING, JIU-JITSU
Height:  5’11"
Weight:  216 lbs.
Date of Birth:  December 31, 1968


Amir Rhanavardi

Hometown:  Newport Beach, California - USA
School:  Joe Morriera Jiu-Jitsu Academy
Styles:  BOXING, JUDO (Black Belt), TAE KWON DO (Black Belt), BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU
Height:  6’1"
Weight:  200-205 lbs.
Date of Birth:  December 7, 1974
Training Partners:  Bas Rutten, Ted Williams and Joe Stevenson
Titles:

Iranian Olympic Boxing Team Qualifier


Johnny Rhodes

Hometown:  Las Vegas, Nevada - USA
Styles:  SHORINJI-RYU KARATE (Black Belt), KICKBOXING
Height:  6’0"
Weight:  210-216 lbs
Date of Birth:  1955
Big Wins:  Defeated Fred Ettish and David Levicki at UFC 2.
Disapointments:  Lost to Pat Smith at UFC 2.
Titles/Accomplishments:

Nevada State Kickboxing Champion
Winner of several dozen National Karate Championships.


Aaron Riley

Hometown:  Seattle, Washington - USA
Team: AMC Pankration
Styles:  KICKBOXING, JUDO, WRESTLING, JIU-JITSU
Height:  5’9"
Weight:  170 lbs.
Weight Range:  165-176 lbs.
Date of Birth:  December 9, 1980
Place of Birth:  Tell City, Indiana
Manager: Miguel Iturrate
Trainer: Matt Hume
Training Partners: Dennis Hallman, Ivan Salaverry, Josh Barnett
Titles/Accomplishments:

State Judo and Wrestling Champion
Ameture Kickboxing Record: 19-0


Shannon "The Cannon" Ritch

Hometown:  Dallas, Texas - USA
School:  The Fighter's House
Styles:  MUAY THAI KICKBOXING, KARATE (Black Belt)
Height:  5’9"
Weight:  187-190 lbs.
Date of Birth:  September 27, 1970
Trainer:  Boom Kerd


Jean "The Iceberg" Riviere

"The Monster from Montreal"

Hometown: Montreal - Canada
Styles:

                KYUKUSHINKAI KARATE - Black Belt
                SHIDOKAN KARATE - Black Belt
                KICKBOXING
                Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Height: 6’2"
Weight: 275-300 lbs.
Date of Birth: 1970
Training Partners: Marco Ruas
Big Wins:  Has defeated Maestre Hulk, Carlos Newton and Fred Floyd in NHB.  Defeated Moti Horenstien in a full contact karate match.
Titles:

1995 Brazilian National Kyukushinkai Champion


Pedro "The Rock" Rizzo

Hometown:  Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
School:  Beverly Hills Jiu-Jitsu Club (Beverly Hills, California)
Styles:

                RUAS VALE TUDO
                MUAY THAI KICKBOXING (since '90)
                CAPOEIRA (10 years)
                JUDO (5 years)

Height: 6’1"
Weight: 225-229 lbs.
Date of Birth: May 3, 1974
Trainer:  Marco Ruas
Training Partners:  Ebenezer Fontes Braga and Peter Aerts
Big Wins:  Knocked out Tank Abbott.  Has beaten Nicco, Mike Tielroy, Vernon White, Richard Heard and Tra Tillingham.  Has won decisions over Mark Coleman and Tyoshi Kohsaka.
Titles:

K-1 Kickboxing Champion
WVC 2 Tournament Champion
WVC 3 Superfight Champion


Mario "The Real Deal" Roberto

Hometwon:  Rio de Genero - Brazil
Styles:  BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU (Brown Belt)
Weight:  190 lbs
Date of Birth:  1978
Big Wins:  Defeated Henry Matamoros, Aaron Riley and John Renken in a grappling tournament on the same night.  Won a decision over Travis Fulton in NHB.
Titles/Accomplishments:

HNS "When World's Collide" Submission Grappling Champion


Andre "The Chief" Roberts

Hometwon:  Marshtown, Iowa - USA
School/Team:  Miletich Martial Arts Academy
Styles:  BOXING, WRESTLING
Height:  6’2”
Weight:  345-360 lbs
Date of Birth:  February 24, 1965
Family:  Tyrone (brother)
Training Partners:  Pat Miletich
Big Wins:  Has defeated Harry Moskowitz and Ron Waterman in UFC.
Disapointments:  Lost to Garry Goodridge at UFC.
Titles/Accomplishments:

Iowa State Boxing Champion
South Dakota State High School Wrestling Champion
Member of the Meskwaki Indian Tribe.
Fighting Record:  14-2


Mark Robinson

Hometown:  Johanesburg, South Africa
School/Team: Obake
Styles:  SUMO, SUBMISSION WRESTLING
Height:  6'0"
Weight:  295 lbs.
Training Partenrs: Tim Catalfo, Mark Coleman and Brandon Lee Hinkle
Mug Shot


Ricco "Suave" Rodriguez

Hometown:  California - USA
(formerly) New York Styles:  FREESTYLE WRESTLING, MACHADO BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU (BROWN BELT)
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 220 lbs.
Date of Birth: August 19, 1977
Big Wins: Defeated Garry Goodridge in Pride and Travis Fulton at King of the Cage
Titles/Accomplishments:

High School Wreslting Champion


Joao Roque

Hometown:  Brazil
Style:  BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU
Height:  5'5"
Weight:  145 lbs.
Date of Birth:  1971
Big Wins:  Defeated Dennis Hall by submission at Contenders (submission grappling).
Titles/Accomplishments:

1997 World Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Champion
1996 Pan-Am Jiu-Jitsu Champion
1993 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Champion
Fight Record: 102-3


Kevin Rosier

Hometown:  Boynton Beach, Florida - USA
  (formerly) Cheektoga/Depew, New York
Styles:  KARATE, BOXING, KICKBOXING
Height:  6’4 "
Weight:  285 lbs.
Weight Range:  260-300 lbs.
Date of Birth:  1961
Big Wins:  Defeated Zane Frazier at UFC.
Disapointments:  Has lost to Gerard Gordeau, Joe Charles and Dan Severn
Titles:

3 x WKA Super-Heavyweight Champion
ISKA North American Champion
Kickboxing Record: 66-8 w/66 KOs
Boxing Record: 4-4


Roman Roythberg

Hometown:  Bellvue, Washington - USA
Styles:  KICKBOXING
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190 lbs.
Weight Range: 184-216 lbs.
Date of Birth: 1977
Trainers:  Maurice Smith and Kirk Jensen
Mug Shot
Big Wins:  Defeated George Allen at Holiday Fight Party.


Marco Antonio De Limas Ruas

“King of the Streets”

Hometown: Leme, Rio De Genero - Brazil
School: Beverly Hills Jiu-Jitsu Academy (Beverly Hills, California)
Styles:

                    RUAS VALE TUDO (founder)
                        -MUAY THAI KICKBOXING
                        -BRAZILIAN JIU-JITSU - Honorary Black Belt
                        -BOXING
                        -WRESTLING
                        -JUDO
                        -Luta Livre
                        -Capoeira
                        -Tae Kwan Do
                        -Street Fighting


Height: 6’1 ”
Weight: 218 lbs.
Weight Range: 210-225 lbs.
Date of Birth: January 23, 1961 (refuses to reveal his true age)
Marital Status: Married
Family: Rodrigo (cousin), Vinicus (cousin), Luciana (wife)
Training Partners: Pedro Rizzo, Joe Charles, Jean Riviere, Bas Rutten, Peter Aerts, Mark Coleman, Chris Brennan
Big Wins:  Defeated Gary Goodridge in Pride.  Defeated Paul Varelans, Remco Pardoel, Larry Cureton and Keith Hackney in UFC.  Defeated Steve Jennum and Pat Smith in WVC.  Dominated a match against Oleg Taktarov that ended in a draw.
Disappointments:  Lost by injury default to Maurice Smith in UFC.   Lost a decision to Oleg Taktarov in UFC.
Titles/Accomplishments:

4 x Brazilian National Muay Thai Champion
Rio De Genero State Boxing Champion
Rio De Genero State Wrestling Champion
Rio De Genero State Judo Champion
UFC VII Tournament Champion
Claims to have won over 300 fights.
Undefeated in Muay Thai Kickboxing


Bas Rutten

Hometown:  Inehoven - Holland
School:  Beverly Hills Jiu-Jitsu Club (Beverly Hills, California)
Styles:
                    PANCRASE SHOOTFIGHTING (Since ’93)
                    MUAY THAI KICKBOXING
                    KYUKUSHINKAI KARATE - 2nd Degree Black Belt
                    Tae Kwan Do
                    Sambo

Height:  6’1”
Weight:  210 lbs.
Weight Range:  196-215 lbs.
Date of Birth:  February 24, 1965
Trainer: Chris Dolman (Sambo) Training Partners:  Mark Kerr, Peter Aerts, Marco Ruas, Darrell Gholar and Leon Djik
Big Wins:  Won decisions over Tsyoshi Kohsaka and Kevin Randleman in UFC.   Defeated Frank Shamrock and Maurice Smith in Pancrase.
Disappointments:  Lost to Ken Shamrock in Pancrase.
Titles:

UFC Heavyweight Champion
3 x King of Pancrase Champion
Pancrase Record: 27-4-1
Muay Thai Kickboxing Record: 14-2