Cyril Diabate vs. Steve Cantwell at UFC on Versus 3 in Louisville, Kentucky

French heavy hitter, Cyril Diabate and former WEC light heavyweight champion, Steve Cantwell will throw down in a light heavyweight battle at UFC on Versus 3 in Louisville, Kentucky on March 3rd, 2011.

Diabate seen his six fight winning streak come to an end and will indeed be looking to bounce back from that loss at the hands of Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 120 in London, England. In his debut at UFC 114 he defeated Luiz Cane via TKO in the first round. Diabaté later expressed disappointment in his own performance, having had to “survive a flash knockout” early in the first round.

Cantwell will also be looking to get back in the win column after suffering back-to-back losses, going down at the hands of Luiz Cane and Brian Stann. He was due to compete at UFC 120 in October although injury ruled him out at the last minute.

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