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Blachowicz VS Alexander

  Jan Błachowicz vs. Houston Alexander set for KSW 20 The KSW promotion announced two fights for their KSW 20 event that’s set for September 15th in Gdańsk/Sopot’s Ergo Arena. Jan Blachowicz will take on UFC veteran Houston Alexander and Mariusz Pudzianowski will take on Christos Piliafas. Houston Alexander (13-8, 2NC) is coming off a TKO loss to Gilbert Yvel earlier this year. He’s lost back-to-back fights but was riding a four fight win streak prior to those two...

… Hip Hop

Native of Eat St. Louis Illinois, Houston’s career took off after migrating to Omaha, Nebraska. He organized the ‘Scribble Cru;’ a collection of graffiti artists, as well as the ‘Alliance Allstar B-boys and B-girls’ (who have toured with legends: Ice T, Salt & Pepa, Foxy Brown, Juvenile, Vanilla Ice, Tone-Loc, Tech N9Ne, Da Brat, Trina and many more). Alexander then hosted ‘Tuesday Night Titans’ – a weekly rap battle –which spurred Houston to create a record label, Hustle Music,...

… the assassin

Alexander made his UFC debut at UFC 71 on May 26, 2007 against Keith Jardine. He knocked out Jardine in 49 seconds during the first round. He has since trained full-time; three times a day and seven days a week. Alexander then signed a new three-fight contract with the UFC. At UFC 75 Alexander beat Alessio Sakara. Just like his previous fight, Sakara threw a couple of early shots before Alexander countered with close-contact strikes. “The way I was...

I AM

Houston “The Assassin” Alexander is one of the most unique competitors in mixed martial arts (MMA) today. Alexander, a noted slugger, began his career with a 6-1-0-1 record, which included five strike-related finishes. This string of performances earned Alexander a shot in the UFC®, and he made the most of it. Alexander instantly became a fan favorite from the moment he made his iconic debut at UFC® 71 in 2007. Coming into the fight as the underdog, Alexander shocked...

… My Community

Houston has also been a part of groups such as Mad Dad’s and was a keynote speaker for their ‘Points of Light’ presentation for former president George Bush Senior. Alexander is now a Fatherhood Specialist for Lutheran Family Services and helps to develop healthy relationships with new fathers through mentoring and child development. He also instructs M.O.V.E. a fitness class held at the local YMCA in Omaha, where he teaches members of the community how to properly maintain a...

Blachowicz VS Alexander

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houston-vs-blachowicz

  Jan Błachowicz vs. Houston Alexander set for KSW 20 The KSW promotion announced two fights for their KSW 20 event that’s set for September 15th in Gdańsk/Sopot’s Ergo Arena. Jan Blachowicz will take on UFC veteran Houston Alexander and Mariusz Pudzianowski will take on Christos Piliafas. Houston Alexander (13-8, 2NC) is coming off a TKO loss to Gilbert Yvel earlier this year. He’s lost back-to-back fights but was riding a four fight win streak prior to those two fights. Alexander was (2-6) inside the UFC with a huge upset win over Keith Jardine in his debut in 2007. Source: http://prommanow.com