Michael Bisping is a middleweight mixed martial artist, fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He was a former Cage Warriors Fighting Championship light heavyweight champion and former Cage Rage light heavyweight champion.
Prior to a career in mix martial arts Bisping fought as a kickboxer in Britain. He then went to a hiatus, working in factories and slaughterhouses and other odd jobs, before debuting in Pride & Battle 2 in 2004. He joined the reality TV show The Ultimate Fighter in 2006, which he won. He moved down to middleweight from light-heavyweight in 2008. He is currently ranked No. 4 in the world .
Born: February 28, 1979 in Cyprus
Height: 6'2" Weight: 185 lbs
- three-time winner of Ultimate Fighter 3
- defeated Elvis Sinosic at UFC 70 in Manchester
- lost to Rashad Evans at UFC 78