April 15th, 2011
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket Alumni Jake Shields gets set to battle UFC Champion GSP in Toronto Canada
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand Alumni Jake Shields is looking to add another Championship belt to his resume. Having already captured the Welterweight Championship and Middleweight belts for Strikeforce.
Shields a former Shooto Champion will look to add the UFC gold to his impressive career when he faces UFC Superstar George St. Pierre in front of 55,000 fans in Toronto Canada.
Shields having won 15 straight bouts with impressive wins against Carlos Condit, Dave Menne, Martin Kampmann, Dan Henderson, Yushin Okami, Jason Miller, Robbie Lawler, and Paul Daley came to Tiger Muay Thai to work on his Muay Thai striking while he was on the Island of Phuket.
One of the top grapplers in the world Shields will look to utilize his striking to set up a takedown as he looks to finish the fight with his trademark American Jiu Jitsu.