February 15th, 2011
Tiger Muay Thai Alumni Brian Ebersole gets the call to the UFC
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand Alumni Brian Ebersole, a veteran of over 60 professional MMA fights has been working towards his goal of fighting for the Ultimate Fighting Championship a long time. A former Team Captain for Frank Shamrock’s IFL team, Ebersole spent two months at Tiger Muay Thai assisting with coaching the MMA program and competing in a a professional Muay Thai fight.
Having on 12 of his last 13 MMA fights, including an impressive win over former UFC Welterweight Champion Carlos Newton, it is being reported that he has finally received the call for ‘The Big Show’.
The UFC will be heading to Australia for UFC 126 and a last minute injury to former WEC Champion Carlos Condit has reportedly given Brian Ebersole the opportunity to compete against Chris Lytle for the biggest Mixed Martial Arts Organization in the world, the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Brian will be returning to Tiger Muay Thai later in 2011 and has promised to conduct a wrestling clinic for the guest looking to improve their MMA take-downs.