Brave Combat Federation coming to Ireland

Brave Combat Federation coming to Ireland

The first International MMA promotion grounded in the Middle East, Brave Combat Federation was finally unveiled in Manama, Bahrain.

Brave Combat Federation (BRAVE) offers a global platform for high caliber middle-eastern fighters and international prospects from all continents to showcase and their talents in a fighter-centered MMA platform.

In addition to live events, hard core MMA fans along with casual followers can catch the Brave Combat Federation action free at the official website

The CEO of BRAVE, Mohammed Shahid is positive that the launching is historic for the Mixed Martial Arts community.

“What we are bringing, not just to Bahrain, not just to the Middle-East, but to the whole world is a model based in a convergent view of local and global markets. With that approach we will bring the world to Bahrain, and also take Bahrain to the entire world. What we are doing with Brave is creating a worldwide network for the sport of mixed martial arts that will integrate local markets in at least three continents. Each event will have local production, following the regional characteristics, but, at the same time, it will be connected to the Brave global system.

Brave’s premier show will be held on September 23, 2016 in Isa Town, Kingdom of Bahrain, at the Khalifa Sports City.

The promotion has plans to arrive in Ireland next year, with a press conference scheduled for September 15th, in Dublin, Hilton Hotel, Charlemont Place, Dublin 2. The conference is open for all media and public, and will have as subject the plans for the upcoming months in the country. Besides that, SBG Ireland will have two fighters representing the Irish nation in the inaugural card on September 23rd: the welterweight Kevin Koldobsky, who will face the Russian grappling specialist Eldar Eldarov, and Frans Mlambo, who will fight the Filipino bantamweight Stephen Loman.

“We want to be the best MMA promotion to follow and fight for. Our fighters and their health is our priority, then comes educating and entertaining our fans. We promise high quality and exciting fight cards on every occasion.   We will draft the best talent and produce high level shows. We are confident that Brave will be the next big thing in the world of MMA,” Shahid summarized.

Brave 1 will be headlined by the much anticipated match-up between middle eastern MMA superstar Mohamed Fakhreddine (8-1) who will face Brazil’s undefeated Thiago Vieira (8-0) in a welterweight showdown.


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