Arabs MMA unearthed another MMA fighter of Arab origin who is making some noise stateside! Fighting out of Temecula Florida, Mehdi Baghdad can count Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen and Tarec Saffiedine as his team mates! Having been a World Champion Muay Thai WBC champion and K1 champion in Belgium and France, Mehdi has a 6-3 record in MMA.
His next fight is against the legendary Malaipet “Diamond” Sasiprapa, a former Rajadamnern Stadium champion and one of the biggest names in Muay Thai. Check out this fight exclusively on Fox, support your own! Mehdi himself has a 25-5-0 Muay Thai and K1 record and will look to make it 26 come on the 6th of April. This fight will feature top class striking!
Mehdi to ArabsMMA reporter:
I train with the best in the world Team Quest, I am hungry for this win
Originally from Algeria, Mehdi can look back on a good 2012. The Algerian Tiger won both of his MMA fights last year finishing Mike Sandez via KO in the first round and submitting Dominic Gutierrez halfway through the 2nd round!
Remember this young brother, a Top level athlete that will reign on top for years to come.