Chuck Liddell Retires; Becomes UFC VP
Chuck Liddell has officially retired. The former Light-Heavyweight champion has turned in his gloves for a key to the UFC executive office. The 41 year old legend will become a UFC Executive Vice President of Business Development, Dana White announced at the UFC 125 pre-fight press conference.
Liddell thanked the UFC for a great career and said he is “ready for a new chapter in my career.” Liddell will be heavily involved with the UFC’s international expansion.
The Iceman retires with a 21-7 record including a record 16 victories in the UFC Octagon. His last fight was a knockout loss to Rich Franklin at UFC Vancouver.