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After his defeat to Couture, Liddell entered the Pride 2003 Middleweight Grand Prix tournament as the official UFC representative.
Liddell defeated Muay Thai specialist Alistair Overeem in the first round of the tournament.
Despite the tension, Ortiz and Liddell would not fight again for two and a half years.
In early 2005, Liddell was a coach on the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter, Spike TV's reality show which featured fighters competing for a UFC contract.
Shortly after the second round started, Liddell landed a flurry of punches that dropped Ortiz and led to a TKO victory.In the action-packed bout, Liddell was getting out-landed by the taller, quicker and more technical striking of Overeem; later in the round Liddell landed an overhand punch to the head of Overeem, sending him staggering into the ropes.Liddell then rushed in with knees and straight rights and knocked Overeem out at the end of the first round.Liddell was born in Santa Barbara, California, of Irish descent.He was raised by his single mother and maternal grandfather, who taught Liddell and his siblings boxing techniques from a very young age.
He coached Team Liddell, while then UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture coached Team Couture.