Desert Force’s trip to Manama, Bahrain is less than a month away and three more bouts have been added to the fight card, including a 2 local Bahraini fighters.Coming off a TKO victory over Sultan Ali Alowais at Desert Force-Dubai, Saudi Arabian Abdulmalek Al-Murdhi (1-1) returns to the featherweight division to take on Local Bahraini Hamza Kooheji (1-0) on March 7. Kooheji is 1-0 with a win over Swapnil Barve (2-3) at Super fight League 7 in India.
Mohammed Ibrahim El Mogharbel (1-1), who suffered a first-round TKO loss to Bechir Majri at Desert Force back in 2012, has returned to the promotion in its next event in Bahrain. The Lebanese will take on Abdulahad Gari (1-0), who scored a decision win over Ali Al Naeimi in his Desert Force debut.
Another fight set for the card is Ossama Saidi vs Jalal Manai (0-1). Manai suffered a decision loss at Desert Force Round 2 against Feras Saada and looks to get back on the win Column, while Ossama the Olympic wrestler looks to get his first MMA win under the Desert Force banner.
Multiple sources close to situation confirmed the fights to ArabsMMA.com.
The current fight card is the following:
- Main Event: Aziz Julaidan vs Abdul-Kareem El Sewady
- Co-main event: Amr Wahman vs Mounir Lazzez
- Mohd “za hulk” Abdulkareem vs Mark Tanios
- Mohammad Triki vs Ahmad Al Boussairy
- Mohammed Ibrahim El Mogharbel Vs Abdulahad Gari
- Ossama Saidi vs Jalal Manai
- Abdulmalek Al-Murdhi Vs Hamza Kooheji