school he competed in basketball where he won the 2000 Coastal North League
Player of the Year. He continued to be a basketball player when he went to
college at Palomar College. Browne was already 26 years old when he was
introduced to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. It was also at this time when he began
his training in boxing.
Browne, who is also known as “Hapa” has a Native Hawaiian and European
American descent. He stands 6 feet and 7 inches and has an 80.0 inch reach.
The heavyweight is fighting out of Albuquerque, New Mexico and trains with
Jackson’s Submission Fighting, Alliance MMA and Glendale Fight Club. He
comes with a purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and had been a professional
fighter since 2009. Furthermore, he has a mixed martial arts record of 21
fights with 17 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw. Thirteen of his 17 wins had been
by knockouts while the rest were by submission and decision.
The heavyweight’s latest fight was with Andrei Arlovski in Las Vegas where
he lost via TKO. His name is tied to many awards and accomplishments
including a one-time Fight of the Night, 4-time Knockout of the Night and a
one-time Submission of the Night.