Category Archives: BRAVE COMBAT FEDERATION

Mohammed Shahid: Focusing on the Indian market is key to grow the brand and the sport in the ASEAN region

PRESS Release: Mohammed Shahid: Focusing on the Indian market is key to grow the brand and the sport in the ASEAN region Mohammed Shahid: Focusing on the Indian market is key to grow the brand and the sport in the ASEAN region Brave Combat Federation has announced to kick off their India expansion plan by launching the first ever Brave Edition in Mumbai. The event will be held on Saturday, April 22 at Mumbai, in The Dome Stadium of National Sports Club of India. Brave Combat Federation had initiated aggressive expansion plans in India in the first quarter of the financial year through an initial investment of USD $2 million for talent acquisition and development. “We view this event as the next step towards strengthening diplomatic, cultural and economic ties between India and Bahrain. We are excited to kick off our 2017 India event calendar...

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Brave 4 sets record and will be broadcast to 48 countries

Brave 4 sets record and will be broadcast to 48 countries Brave 4 sets record and will be broadcast to 48 countries Brave 4: Unstopabble will go down in history as the event that crowned the first ever Brave Combat Federation champion, with a Featherweight title fight between Masio Fullen and Elias Boudegzdame. In a different page, the event will also be historical for the promotion, with a record-breaking number of TV broadcasters around the world. In total, 48 different countries worldwide will broadcast Brave 4 next Friday, March 31st. The list of broadcast partners includes some of the major networks around the world, like: OSN Sports (MENA), ABS CBN (Southeast Asia), Myx TV (USA), Claro TV (Latin America), and Combate (Brazil). The remaining countries, not covered by the television deals, will have access to the fights through the online streaming at Brave’s official website...

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India to host the fifth edition of Brave Combat Federation

India to host the fifth edition of Brave Combat Federation PRESS RELEASE India to host the first ever Brave Combat Federation in Mumbai Brave Combat Federation which is Asia’s largest Mixed Martial Arts organization ha s announced to host the fifth edition of the event in Mumbai, India. The event will be held on Saturday, April 22 at Mumbai, in The Dome Stadium of National Sports Club of India. This was announced during the official press conference that was held in Brazil after the third edition of the event. Brave Combat Federation features athletes from 23 nations from 5 continents. 9 Indian athletes have been qualified to sign contracts with the promotion which is the biggest in Asia. Brave Combat Federation is an initiative of His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, who is the Commander of the Royal Guard Special Force, Bahrain and the...

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Brave 3 Results: Lucas Mineiro Submits Galvan, Harris stops Vieira

Brave 3 Results: Lucas Mineiro Submits Galvan, Harris stops Vieira Brave 3 Results: Lucas Mineiro Submits Galvan, Harris stops Vieira Brave Combat Federation concluded their pilot event in Curitiba, Brazil on their third installment of the event. The promotion had faced some challenges heading into the show with injuries and pull outs. Nevertheless the event took place infront of a sold out crowd at the Max Rosenaman Arena in São José dos Pinhais, Curitiba Metropolitan Area. In the main event, Lucas Mineiro submitted Fabian Galvan in the second round after a highly contested first one in an unusual D’Arce Choke. Carlston Harris stopped Thiago Vieira in the co-main event to make a huge statement while Marcos Pirata and Jeremy Smith had a close fight which ended in split decision. Pirata took home the win in the end with a score of 29-28, 28-29, 29-28. Luan Santiago,...

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Brave Combat Federation Announces Fight Card for Abu Dhabi

Brave Combat Federation Announces Fight Card for Abu Dhabi Brave Combat Federation Announces Fight Card for Abu Dhabi Brave Combat Federation has revealed the full fight card for the fourth edition of the event taking place in Abu Dhabi at the IPIC Arena on 31 March, 2017. Bahrain based MMA promotion has a stacked card with fierce rivalries to boost the promotion to their fans in Middle East. The highlight of the event will be the clash for the featherweight championship between Algerian superstar Elias Boudegzdame and former UFC fighter Masio Fullen. Mohammad Fakhreddine, who was set to headline the promotion’s first ever event will finally make his highly anticipated promotional debut at Brave 4: Unstoppable. Regarded as one of the top fighters of Middle Eastern MMA, Fakhreddine is known for his aggressive brawling style. With a record of 8 wins and a single loss, fight fans in...

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Interview: Pawan Maan Singh: Prepared to Unleash my Best in the Cage

Interview: Pawan Maan Singh: Prepared to Unleash my Best in the Cage Pawan Maan Singh: Prepared to Unleash my Best in the Cage   Pawan Maan Singh will be representing India in his first International MMA bout at the Brave 3: Battle in Brazil. Pawan’s journey from regional MMA circuit to Brave Combat Federation was one of grit and struggle. Born in a small village in Haryana, Pawan was actively involved in Boxing. With Brave 3, Pawan will become the first Indian athlete to represent the nation in an MMA event in Brazil. Pawan is the only Indian athlete to claim championship titles in two different weight classes. The former Super Fight League welterweight and lightweight champion has been actively involved in professional boxing while being active in MMA. The Delhi based fighter who is a father of two is confident that he will go toe-toe...

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Frankie Edgar to Debut as a Guest Commentator at the Brave Combat Federation

Frankie Edgar to Debut as a Guest Commentator at the Brave Combat Federation   Frankie Edgar to Debut as a Guest Commentator at the Brave Combat Federation Frankie Edgar has confirmed at theLuke Thomas show that he will be taking up the role of a commentator for the very first time. The UFC veteran will be in Brazil for the first time to make his presence felt at the ringside for Brave 3: Battle in Brazil. Frankie Edgar had been associated with KHK MMA and had been a close friend of the founder of Brave Combat Federation, Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa. Edgar (21-5-1) is a two-time UFC featherweight title contender and former UFC lightweight champion. The UFC veteran who has completed his 10-year anniversary with the UFC has recently signed a six-fight UFC contract. He will be joined at the ringside by ace commentator Cyrus Fees...

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Brave Combat Federation 3: Battle in Brazil Full Fight Card Announced

Brave Combat Federation 3: Battle in Brazil Full Fight Card Announced Brave Combat Federation 3: Battle in Brazil Full Fight Card Announced Brave Combat Federation has announced the full fight card in Brazil. Brave 3: Battle in Brazil will be the first international installment of the Bahrain-based promotion, taking place on March 18th, in the city of Curitiba, Brazil. Curitiba is a traditional martial arts hub in Brazil, being the hometown of Chute Boxe. The gym presented to the world some of the legends of the sport, such as Anderson Silva, Wanderlei Silva, Maurício “Shogun” Rua, Fabrício Werdum and many others. Lucas “Mineiro” Martins, a former UFC fighter from Chute Boxe in São Paulo, will face his long-time rival Paulo “Bananada” Gonçalves, a veteran of MMA since the time of “Vale Tudo”. Paulo works closely with Anderson Silva as his training partner and ringside support. The card also features the...

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Venum Partners as the Official Fight Gear Partner for Brave 3: Battle in Brazil

Venum Partners as the Official Fight Gear Partner for Brave 3: Battle in Brazil Venum Partners as the Official Fight Gear Partner for Brave 3: Battle in Brazil Combat sports apparel and equipment manufacturer Venum has signed the deal with Brave Combat Federation to be the official fight gear partner for Brave 3: Battle in Brazil. A longtime sponsor of many MMA legends including UFC fighters, the Brazilian fight gear company is one of the primary brands manufacturing apparel and equipment for various combat sports including mixed martial arts, boxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu and karate. The announcement came as a huge win for the Bahrain based global MMA promotion as Venum, had already decided not to work with any Zuffa fighters due to the new Reebok deal. Earlier this year, Venum was elected as the best MMA Clothing and Equipment Brand of the Year in the...

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Brave 3 box office to help local hero in the fight against rare condition

Brave 3 box office to help local hero in the fight against rare condition Brave 3 box office to help local hero in the fight against rare condition Brave 3: Battle in Brazil has added a new reason, and an exceptional one, to fill up the house for the March 18th event. All the box office profits for the upcoming fight night will be used to help paying the treatment of a 1-year-old child with a rare condition in Curitiba, host-city of the card, the promotion has made official this Monday(06). The young Arthur Tetto Lader was was diagnosed with Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a very rare and incurable condition that causes difficulty in swallowing and sucking; legs weaker than arms; increased susceptibility to respiratory infections; and the accumulation of secretions in the lungs and throat. SMA’s treatment uses an experimental drug called Spinraza (Nusinersen), still in tests in...

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