Next Stop, MOROCCO!
Brave Combat Federation have confirmed the date and place of their upcoming event, Brave 14. The event will be hosted in Tangier, Morocco on 18 August, 2018. The event will be held under the patronage of His Majesty Mohammed VI, the King of Morocco. The organization announced the latest development on the 49th edition of Brave News which was released on Sunday. Brave Combat Federation is the first global mixed martial arts organization to host a global MMA event in the continent of Africa.
Could this event mark the return of lightweight champion Ottman Azaitar?
Brave 14 marks the first event after the promotion made entry to Europe with Brave 13 hosted in Belfast, United Kingdom. There had been speculations regarding possible destinations including South Africa, Brazil, Philippines and Spain. The promotion had cleared that hosting events in these destinations are still in the pipeline. In prelude to entry into African continent, the promotion had secured extensive broadcast coverage in Africa through the partnership with StarSat and VodaCom. The event will also establish a base for upcoming events by Brave Combat Federation in the continent of Africa.
The promotion is currently broadcasting live on Abu Dhabi Sports, Combate, StarSat, VodaCom, Ran Fighting and Fite TV. Through broadcast expansion, the promotion is aiming to reach 140 nations by the end of 2018. Brave Combat Federation is expected to host a minimum of 8 events during the second half of 2018, which includes the 2018 Brave International Combat Week which will be hosted in the Kingdom of Bahrain.