Tough break for all you mixed martial arts (MMA) fans in the Gulf region!
Desert Force Championship (Desert Force VS the World) event which was supposed to happen on the 4th of October 2013 at the AUD Knights Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates has been rescheduled for the 17th of the latter month. The reason as stated by Desert Force CEO Zaid Mirza:
We had to postpone the event for 2 weeks for scheduling issues related to MBC Action TV programming.
The event had a number of bouts including Tarek Suleiman who had recently joined Tiger MuayThai Phuket and Manic Factory Gym where he went through an intense training camp getting ready to face his opponent Abdallah Medjdoub from Firas Zahabi’s Tristar Gym.
Another well awaited fight will take place between Bechir ‘Shinobi’ Mejri versus undefeated Anas Siraj Mounir who will be having his debut at Desert Force this October. Also on the card some familiar names to the Desert Force fans such as Ahmad Bossairy, Aziz Julaidan, and Abdelali Aityachou.
Full fight card till this date:
Ramadan Numan – Egypt VS Aziz Julaidan – KSA
Sultan Ali Alowais – UAE VS Abdulmalek Mardhi – KSA
Noureldin Isam – Sudan VS Ahmad Al Darmaki – UAE
Abulrahman Awadi – Egypt VS Ahmed Al-Bussairi – Kuwait
Ahmed Amir – Egypt VS Hamza Nafush – Jordan
Bechir Majri – Tunisia VS Anas Siraj Mounir – Morocco
Victor Montfront – Spain VS Georges Eid – Lebanon
Tarek Suleiman – Syria VS Abdallah Medjedoub – Algeria
Rafat Shawe – Iraq VS Majeed Saddeeq – Iran
Abdulali Yachou – Morocco VS Abed Amir Hammoud – Lebanon
Rachid Metlouti – Tunisia VS Elias Baaklini – Lebanon
It is expected that the above bouts announced for the postponed event to also be rescheduled for October 17.
As always, stay tuned on ArabsMMA.com for more on this story.