Category Archives: Bulgaria MMA News

FINAL FIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP 19 SOFIA PRESS RELEASE

FINAL FIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP 19 SOFIA PRESS RELEASE FINAL FIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP 19 SOFIA PRESS RELEASE Press conference in Sofia: Orsat Zovko explains why the FFC 19 was cancelled, thanks the fans Press conference on the occasion of the cancellation of the FFC 19 event that was to take place this Friday in Bulgaria was held this Wednesday on famous Levski stadium. The event was cancelled on the initiative of the former UFC fighter and BFMMA President, Stanislav Nedkov. Only a day before that Mr. Nedkov held a press conference at the same place where he explained his motives and said the reason he advised the Ministry to cancel the event laid in the procedural mistakes the FFC made ahead of its first event in Bulgaria. FFC President Orsat Zovko, FFC’s partner in Bulgaria Georgi Dimitrov and FFC match-maker Marko Petrak talked to the media representatives. “There was a mistake in...

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Shocking news: FFC 19 Bulgaria cancelled due to yet unclear reasons

Shocking news: FFC 19 Bulgaria cancelled due to yet unclear reasons   FFC 19 that was to take place May 29 in Sofia, Bulgaria, is not going to take place. Shockingly, the Bulgarian Ministry of Sports decided to prohibit the event on the recommendation of the Bulgarian MMA Federation and its president Stanislav Nedkov. The reasons for that are still unclear.   Due to the cancellation of the event that was practically ready to take place, the FFC leaders will fly to Bulgaria this week to hold a press conference on this topic and try to find out more reasons why it came to this since this is the first time ever for the FFC event to be cancelled for the reasons stated by the Ministry. This is the following statement issued by FFC President, Mt Orsat Zovko. ——————————— We are extremely sorry to inform you that the FFC 19...

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FFC 19 Sofia: Spahovi? injured, former Bellator fighter Atanaz Djambatov steps up!

FFC 19 Sofia: Spahovi? injured, former Bellator fighter Atanaz Djambatov steps up! FFC 19 SOFIA – Spahovi? injured, former Bellator fighter Atanaz Djambatov steps up!   There have been some significant changes in the FFC 19 Sofia fight card since one of the fighters of the co-main event sustained an injury during his preps.   Due to serious issues with his knee, Tomislav Spahovi? had to cancel the match against Germany’s Nicolai Salchow for the second time already. Salchow was unable to fight Spahovi? at FFC 7 in Sarajevo, while this time „The BH Beast“ sustained a knee injury. However, the organizers managed to find an adequate replacement and the undefeated Salchow is now to fight Bulgaria’s Atanas Djambazov who readily stepped up. The Bulgarian fighter has a professional score of 20 wins and 4 losses. He also fought twice in Bellator, but without significant...

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FFC coming to Bulgaria at the end of May!

FFC coming to Bulgaria at the end of May! FFC 19 SOFIA – Another great fight card at the end of May! Final Fight Championship is to hold its following event on May 29 at Universiada Hall in Sofia, Bulgaria, with plethora of great matches and well-known fighters. For its first event in Bulgaria, FFC made up quite an interesting fight card with, of course, a couple of big Bulgarian names so it is not surprising that the MMA part of the event will be headlined by the Bulgarian rising star, the undefeated Vladimir Kanchev. This dangerous striker showed his amazing talent already at FFC 14 when he KO’ed Laszlo Benko from Hungary. At the following event in Pore?, Croatia, he also did a memorable match with welterweight division contender Ivan “The Braveheart” Gluhak which finished as draw. This time, his opponent will be one of the...

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