Houston “The Assassin” Alexander is one of the most unique competitors in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) today. Based in Omaha, Nebraska, Houston has competed in the UFC®, Primus Fighting Championship, Bellator’s Light Heavyweight division, Shark Fights, the RFS, KSW, and Adrenaline MMA. A professional competitor since 2001 and a noted slugger, Alexander began his career with a 6-1-0-1 record, which included five strike-related finishes.
In the UFC®, Alexander made his iconic debut by defeating top UFC® light heavyweight contender, Keith Jardine, in 48 seconds. After Jardine, Houston clinched another impressive first-round TKO victory over Alessio Sakara.
Outside the cage, Alexander exudes all forms of hip hop. A notable b-boy and street artist, he also keeps up with his lifelong love of music as a local DJ and on-air talent at Power 106.9 FM in Omaha.
A beloved community leader, Houston is passionate about giving back. He regularly partners with esteemed organizations to speak about leadership and wellness to the youth.