Cyrille Diabate vs. Anthony Perosh at UFC 138 in Birmingham, England on Nov. 5th

French striker, Cyrille Diabate and Aussie submission artist, Anthony Perosh will meet at UFC 138 in Birmingham, England on November 5th, 2011. The news was posted on Diabate’s Twitter account earlier today with an announcement likely to come from the Las Vegas based promotion shortly.

Diabate will be looking to find some consistency inside the octagon after posting two wins and a loss in his three outings to date, defeating Luiz Cane and Steve Cantwell and losing to Alexander Gustafsson between.

Perosh returned to the UFC after four years away when he was a late replacement to face Mirko Cro Cop in Australia in February 2010. He was submitted Tom Blackledge at his more natural weight of 205 pounds.

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