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|Famous People from Potter County Texas|
Paul Buentello aka "The Headhunter"
|Born January 16, 1974 in Amarillo, Texas, Paul spent his early
years in Tulia and attended Caprock
High School in Amarillo with well known UFC fighter Evan Tanner.
He played baseball and football in High School, and began Tae Kwon
Do after graduating.
Buentello is a professional mixed martial artist currently competing in the Heavyweight division. A professional competitor since 1997, Buentello received the nickname "The Headhunter" due to his propensity, in his early years of martial arts training, to axe kick his opponent's faces.
Buentello has formerly competed in the UFC, Bellator, Strikeforce, Affliction, King of the Cage, Shark Fights, ACB, Legacy FC, and is the former King of the Cage Heavyweight Champion.
On March 31, 2012, Buentello faced former Shark Fights
Heavyweight Champion, and The Ultimate Fighter 10 alumni Darrill
Schoonover WMMA 1: McCorkle vs. Heden. Buentello lost by unanimous
Buentello faced Denis Goltsov at ACB 41: Path to Triumph on July 15, 2016. He lost the fight via knockout in the first round.