Tiger Muay Thai News: February 15th, 2011

Tiger Muay Thai alumni and Swedish Grappling Champion Mats Nilsson looks to move up the European rankings

Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand alumni Mats Nilsson is a very accomplished Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Brown Belt from Helsinborg, Sweden who just recently won the FILA World Grappling Championships at 84 kilos. Competing in MMA he has earned a 5-1-1 professional record and is considered a UFC Prospect when the Ultimate Fighting Championships head to Sweden later in 2011.

Looking to continue establishing himself as one of the top European MMA prospects currently not signed to a major organization, Mats will be facing #1 ranked German Middleweight Gregor Herb February 26th. After an extended training trip at Tiger Muay Thai, Mats will look to showcase his striking in a bout against two of the top grappling prospects in Europe.

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