Kenny Florian is a legend in his own right in the lightweight category of MMA. The Peruvian-American star was a part of the original cast of The Ultimate Fighter. He showed some great skills leading into the final but was unfortunately defeated by Diego Sanchez. The greatest strength of the fighter is his combined knowledge of Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai. He is considered a veteran and has fought in four different categories throughout his career. These include middleweight, lightweight, welterweight and featherweight. Although he has never succeeded in winning the UFC championship over a span of many years of his career yet Kenny Florian is considered as a legend of the sport. He has received huge accolades from his colleagues and fans alike. The people enjoy seeing the man in action with his razor sharp elbows, great penetration abilities and some fast movements. He carved out a niche for himself. Although he did not achieve any gold in his career yet he got engaged to one of the most beautiful models presently, Clark Gilmer whom he was dating for quite some time now.
Kenny Florian is a graduate from Boston College and earned a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jutsu. Over the years he got about three to four opportunities at the title but faltered in the final round. He retired from professional fighting recently only to become a TV presenter and analyst with the channels broadcasting the UFC show. He has been well accepted by the spectators and his experience in the game is coming in handy for his present career. However the fans of MMA still remember him as the great fighter he has been with the signature submission move called rear-naked choke. The aggressive fighter is one of his kinds and his contribution to the sport has been inspiring to say the least.