4 x WMC World Champion, Buakaw is set to defend his WMC World title at the Monaco Fighting Masters against French super star Dijme Coulibaly.
Dijme Coulibaly has fought Buakaw on a previous occasion, losing on points. He has stated that at that time he was injured and this time he is looking to even the score, vowing to give 110% in his performance for this fight.
Baroness Cecile de Massy who presided over the signing ceremony of both athletes said it is an honor to have these two warriors competing in Monte Carlo as part of the Monte Carlo Fighting Masters on June 14. Promoter Claude Pouget stated that this is a dream match up and that both fighters are very excited to be part of the 2014 fight of the year. WMC President General Chetta Thanajaro stated that the Monte Carlo Fighting Masters will be history in the making, and to have His Royal Highness Prince Albert II presiding over the event is a true honor.