January 25th, 2011
UFC Fighter and TUF Coach Cyrille ‘Snake’ Diabate training at Tiger Muay Thai for the next 3 weeks
Tiger Muay Thai and MMA training camp, Phuket, Thailand would like to welcome French Kickboxing legend Cyrille ‘Snake’ Diabate to the Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket training camp for the next 3 weeks. Cyrille, an established legend in Kickboxing with several notable wins; including an impressive TKO performance against World Champion Rick Rofous, has focused his attention to competing in MMA.
After a stint on the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter Season 9 as a Muay Thai coach for Dan Henderson’s team USA, Diabate was signed to a fight contract with the organization. 1-1 in the UFC, with an impressive TKO win against Luis Cane, his next bout will be against Steve Cantwell when the UFC returns to Versus network.
Joining Cyrille Diabate on the training trip to Tiger Muay Thai and MMA Phuket is French Grappling sensation and MMA Veteran Nayeb Hezam.