An American mixed martial arts fighter, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson earned fame in the PRIDE Fighting Championships and later greater exposure in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He became the light heavyweight champion of UFC in May 2007 with a victory over Chuck Liddell.
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Three of Quinton's sons have Rampage as their middle name.
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