|Cyril Gain Quick Info|
|height||6 feet 4 inches|
|Date of birth||12 April 1990|
|eye color||dark brown|
Cyril Gain is a French professional mixed martial artist and former professional Muay Thai kickboxer who began competing in the K heavyweight division Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), in 2019. As of November of 2022, he was ranked 15th in UFC Men’s pound-per-pound rankings. By November of 2022, he had won all 10 of his professional mixed martial arts bouts. In August 2022, at UFC 265He achieved an interim victory by defeating Derrick Lewis via technical knockout in the third round. UFC Heavyweight Championship, before joining UFC In 2019, they put together a 3–0 winning streak while competing in the Canadian MMA promotion TKO, In his first fight there, in August 2018, he won the vacant position. TKO Heavyweight Championship And defended that title in both his subsequent matches. Before starting his mixed martial arts career in late 2018, he was a professional Muay Thai kickboxer and won all 13 of his professional bouts between November 2014 and June 2018.
name at birth
Cyril Jackie Gain
bon gamin (nice kid)
La Roche-sur-Yon, Vendée, Pays de la Loire, France
Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Professional Mixed Martial Artist, Professional Muay Thai Kickboxer (Retd.)
- father – Romain Gain (former bus driver, former soccer player)
They are represented by Management Factory, Sports Management and Marketing Company, Montreal, Bobigny, Seine-Saint-Denis, le-de-France, France.
6 feet 9 inches or 205.5 cm
6 feet 4 inches or 193 cm
112 kg or 247 lbs
Caste / Ethnicity
He is of Guadeloupeian descent.
- toned physique
- game a light stub
- friendly smile
- He has tattoos on his chest and both arms
Cyril is sponsored by dfnsA lifestyle care brand.
Cyril Gain facts
- Cyril played both football and basketball in his youth. During this time he also worked as a salesman at a furniture shop. He later joined a work-study program in Paris. It was around this time that a former classmate of his had introduced him to Muay Thai kickboxing.
- He was scheduled to face Shamil Abdurkhimov in April 2020 UFC 249, However, a month before the event, he was forced to withdraw from the event after suffering from pneumothorax, an abnormal collection of air in the pleural space between the lung and chest wall during training. The bout was then rescheduled to July 2020 UFC 251, It had to be canceled because a month before the incident, Shamil withdrew for personal reasons.
- Cyril was scheduled to face Sergei Pavlovich in August 2020 UFC Fight Night 174, Cyril’s original match against Shamil was rescheduled for September 2020, after Sergei was ruled out due to an injury. UFC 253, Unfortunately damned, the bout was moved first UFC Fight Night 180 In October 2020 and later had to be canceled altogether as Shamil withdrew again for personal reasons.
- He was replaced by promotional newcomer Ante Deliza, but a few days before the bout, it had to be canceled again, this time due to contractual problems with his previous deal with Ante. pfl (League of Professional Fighters).
Featured image by Cyril Gain / Instagram