Another lightweight scrap has been booked for Brave 9 “The Kingdom Of Champions”.
Ahmed Amir (6-1 MMA, 2-0 Brave) and Erik Carlsson (6-2 MMA, 1-1 Brave) have agreed to fight, ArabsMMA confirmed the bout after being first reported by MMAMADHOUSE.com.
Brave 9 takes place Nov. 17 at Khalifa Sports City Arena, Bahrain. The night’s main event features a title fight between current champion Elias Boudegzdame vs. Lucas ‘Mineiro’ Martins.
Amir, is an Egyptian fighter who brings a six-fight winning streak to the cage following back-to-back stoppage wins under Brave CF over Richie ‘Boogyman’ Martinez and Kevin Koldobskey. The Martinez win shocked the world and turned heads towards the previously unknown Amir. His second flawless performance cemented him as a power to reckon when he put SBG Ireland’s Koldobskey to sleep in Abu Dhabi.
Carlsson will fight for the third time under Brave CF. He came short in his promotional debut as a welterweight when he lost against Jarrah Al Silawi. He then faced Gadzhimusa Gadzhiev at Brave CF 6 in Kazakhstan, marking his first win in the promotion and in the lightweight division.
With the addition to the card, Brave 9 now includes:
Elias Boudegzdame vs. Lucas Martins ( Featherweight title fight)
TBA vs. Ottman Azaitar
Gurdarshan Mangat vs. Stephan Loman
Mohammed Fakhreddine vs. Tahar Hadbi
Carl Booth vs. Jarrah Al Selawi
Abdulkareem Al Selwady vs. Erick Silva
Felipe Efrain vs. Arnold Quero
Ahmed Amir vs. Erik Carlsson
Charlie Leary vs. Daniele Scatizzi
Michael Deiga-Scheck vs. Frans Mlambo
Ikram Aliskerov vs. Jeremy Smith
Hardeep Rai vs. Alex Trinidad
Jalal Al Daaja vs. Jeremy Pacatiw
Hamza Kooheji vs. Mohammed Farhad
Haider Farman vs. Atif Mohamed