Hector Lombard is making his go back to the MMA cage and might be doing so towards a well-recognized face.
Lombard (34-10-1) and his upcoming Eagle FC 48 opponent Thiago Silva hung out practicing in combination at American Top Team. According to the previous two-division BKFC champ, practicing with Silva (21-9) wasn’t one thing that many within the huge gymnasium have been keen to do. However, for Lombard, it was once a really perfect fit.
“I used to be one of the crucial few guys that might teach with Thiago,” Lombard informed MMA Junkie Radio. “Most other folks didn’t like to coach with Thiago as a result of he was once at all times going laborious and I love to move laborious. So, we had a super practicing. … I let you know what, he’s one of the crucial best possible companions I’ve ever had relating to sparring and all that as a result of we used to take a look at to kill every different.”
Lombard and Silva will combat within the co-main match of Eagle FC 48, an match headlined via former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos vs. Jorgan De Castro.
You can watch Lombard’s complete interview within the video above.