It is an accomplishment and an achievement and proof that hard work does pay off. Fighting in the UFC is a dream come true. Preview Saturday night's heavyweight main event between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris. Authorities in Alabama say that human remains discovered Monday are those of UFC fighter Walt Harris' stepdaughter, Aniah Blanchard. • Hughes said a third man, David Johnson Jr., was arrested Monday in Montgomery and charged with hindering prosecution in the case. Auburn police detective Josh Mixon said that Blanchard's blood was found in the car and that it appeared she had suffered a life-threatening injury. Please check your email for a confirmation. The discovery of human remains came after a monthlong search for the missing teen whose face appears on billboards across the county. Harris decided last month not to compete against Alistair Overeem in the scheduled UFC Washington headliner Dec. 7 because of Blanchard's disappearance.
A professional since 2011, Harris has also formerly competed for Titan FC.
What ranks and titles have you held? Police arrested three people in the disappearance of the college student last month. I earned an Associates degree in Physical Education from Jacksonville State and Pikeville College. Favorite Striking technique: Lead Uppercut, #8
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Walter Jermaine Harris (born June 10, 1983) is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in the Heavyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC on ESPN+ 38 predictions: Is it Brian Ortega or 'Korean Zombie' on Fight Island? Please check your email for a confirmation. As of September 10, 2020, he is #8 in the UFC heavyweight rankings. Walt Harris breaking news and and highlights for UFC 254 fight vs. Walt Harris, with official … When and why did you start training for fighting? By: MMA Junkie Staff. Favorite grappling technique: Head and Arm Choke and Triangle Choke. Walt "The Big Ticket" Harris stats, fight results, news and more. ESPN's story of Harris's return to the Octagon for first time since the tragic death of his stepdaughter, Aniah Blanchard.
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He said tipsters later identified the man as Ibraheem Yazeed, 29, and a man at the store told investigators he saw Yazeed force Blanchard into her car and drive away.
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Police said that the teen's disappearance is now a homicide investigation and that additional charges will be filed. Heavyweight Division What was your job before you started fighting? He pounded Overeem with punches on … Remains ID'd as UFC fighter's stepdaughter. Do you have any heroes? My sports heroes are Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Mike Tyson, Charles Barkley. Alabama Golden Gloves Champion, Georgia Golden Gloves Champion, Paul Murphy Classic Heavyweight Champion, ISKA and ACF Heavyweight Champion, Southern Fighting Alliance Heavyweight Champion, NAGA Super Heavyweight Champion, Copa Grappling Champion.
I moved furniture for a moving company and also worked for UPS. Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 13-8-0 (W-L-D), Copyright © 2001-2020 UFC All Rights Reserved, Walt Harris Fighting For More Than A Win In The Octagon. What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Police arrested Yazeed and a second man, 35-year-old Antwain Shamar Fisher of Montgomery, on kidnapping charges in Blanchard's disappearance. You'll now receive the top MMA Junkie stories each day directly in your inbox. The remains were found on a county road in neighboring Macon County. I come from a family of heroes, specifically my mother and my uncle, who were great role models for me growing up.
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