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UFC on Fuel TV 2 Adds Diabate vs. Kruth, Yousef vs. Thoesen

Cyrille DiabateTwo more matchups are set for UFC on Fuel TV 2, as light heavyweights Cyrille Diabate vs. Jorgen Kruth and welterweights Besam Yousef vs. Simeon Thoresen are slated for the April 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden, according to MMA Nytt.

Diabate (17-8-1) was submitted by Anthony Perosh in November to fall to 2-2 in the UFC following a loss to Alexander Gustafsson and wins over Steve Cantwell and Luiz Cane. Sweden’s Kruth (5-0) comes to the UFC with a 71-14 kickboxing record and a perfect 5-0 MMA record with five first-round stoppages in his home country.

Yousef (6-0) and Thoresen (16-2-1) are both UFC newcomers hailing from Sweden and Norway respectively, with Yousef a perfect 6-0 in The Zone FC in his native country, while Thoresen has won 5 of his last 6 on the European circuit.

The UFC on Fuel TV 2 fight card is currently topped by middleweights Brian Stann and Alessio Sakara.

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