Cedar Fighting Championship is set to debut this April in Lebanon featuring a mixed fight card of professionals and amateurs competitors for CFC 1.
According to CFC officials, “Cedar Fighting Championship” (CFC) is a Lebanese full-contact combat sport promotion that allows the use of striking and grappling techniques, both standing and on the ground, from a variety of other combat sports and martial arts.
The first event is set to take place at PLATEA Venue, Sahel Alma on April 28.
Fight Card + Results:
- Lightweight Amateur – Elie Zgheib (Lebanon) VS Jad Akach (Lebanon), Elie Zgheib via Unanimous Decision
- Flyweight Amateur – Roland Yacoubian (Lebanon) VS Mohamad Khair (Syria), Mohamad Khair via Unanimous Decision
- Lightweight Amateur – Daniel Massoud VS Zakariah Yaghi, Daniel Massoud via Submission (RNC), Round 1
- Featherweught Amateur – Mostafa Yaghmour (Lebanon) Vs Anas Mohammad (Syria), Mostafa Yaghmour via TKO, Round 2
- Featherweight Amateur – Joy Achkar (Lebanon) VS Selim Tamari (Lebanon), Selim Tamari via KO, Round 1
- Lightweight Amateur – Richard Saliba (Lebanon) VS Wesam AbuRmayle (Palestine), Richard Saliba via KO, Round 1
- Featherweight Amateur – Georges Sahyouni (Lebanon) VS Mohammad Bassam (Jordan), Mohammad Bassem via Submission (Anaconda Choke), Round 3
- Featherweight Amateur – JP Khoury (Lebanon) VS Mohamad Al Mahmoud (Syria), JP Khoury via Unanimous Decision
- Welterweight Amateur – Hussein Harrach (Lebanon) VS Issa Bassem (Jordan), Issa Bassem via Submission due to strikes, Round 2
- Middleweight Amateur – Imad Hoayek (Lebanon) VS Ibrahim Abdel Moniem (Egypt), Imad Hoayek via Submission due to strikes, Round 1
- Bantamweight Pro – Georges Bardawil (Lebanon) VS Dhruv Chaudhary (India), Georges Bardawil via Submission (Armbar), Round 2
- Heavyweight Pro – Mark Tanios (Lebanon) VS Mahmoud Tantawy (Egypt), Mark Tanios via Submission (RNC), Round 1
- Welterweight Pro – Georges Eid (Lebanon) VS Akram Benali (France), Georges Eid via Unanimous Decision