BRAVE Combat Federation announced that the September 23rd event will showcase a new main event. The longtime rivals Abdul Kareem Al Selwady and Rami Aziz will now headline the card.
Abdul Kareem Al Selwady and Rami Aziz are considered to be the top featherweights in the Middle East. Selwady is one the prominent Jordanian fighters with a professional record of 5-1-0. While Rami Aziz from Iraq is a more experienced fighter and fights out of Sweden with an impressive 8-3-0 fight record.
Both the fighters had their careers running parallel and will finally settle the differences in a bout that is already labeled as a modern classic.
Brave Combat Federation announced that Mohammad Fakhreddine had to withdraw from his scheduled fight against Thiago Vieira at Brave 1, on September 23rd, in Bahrain.
Fakhreddine is one of the most popular mixed martial artists from the Middle East with a record of 7-1-0. The Middle Eastern superstar, Mohammad “The Latest” Fakhreddine, is from Lebanon and has been a force in the Middle Eastern promotion – Desert Force.
He suffered an undisclosed injury during his training camp and will not be able to compete in the main event of the first Brave Combat Federation. Brave is currently working to find a new opponent for the Brazilian Thiago Vieira, who will be maintained on the card against a different rival who is yet to be announced.