DANCING WITH THE STARS - CHUCK LIDDELL -- Chuck Liddell is the face of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and the icon of Mixed Martial Arts -- the fastest growing sport in America. In 1998 he won his first UFC Mixed Martial Arts fight. Soon after, Liddell rose through the ranks to become the light-heavyweight champion of the world. In July of 2009, he was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. He is tied for the most wins by a UFC fighter, with 16, and also holds the most knockout wins with 10. In 2008 Liddell penned his autobiography, Iceman: My Fighting Life, which quickly became a New York Times bestseller. He has a BA in Business/Accounting from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where he also wrestled. He teams with ANNA TREBUNSKAYA, who returns for her fourth season. An all new cast of celebrities hits the dance floor on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" with the highly anticipated two-hour season premiere, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2009 (8:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on ABC. (ABC/CRAIG SJODIN)
Former UFC champion and San Luis Obispo resident Chuck Liddell is engaged, according to People magazine.
Liddell, who also appeared on Dancing with the Stars, proposed to girlfriend Heidi Northcott after a helicopter ride to the Grand Canyon, according to the magazine.
It will be the first marriage for both, according to People.
Read more at People.com.