Dubai’s 1st Mixed Martial Arts Promotion. Pioneers & Leaders for MMA in the Region. ‘WHERE COMBAT IS AN ART’.
Launched in January 2012 with MMA Icon Royce Gracie.
Dubai’s 1st MMA Promotion. Also specialise in Boxing & K1 Events.
The Dubai Fighting Championship aims to help local talent in the region by creating a competitive platform to hone their fighting skills in a regulated environment. DFC’s main objective is to develop and launch the careers of local fighters into the international stage so that they may compete with the very best from around the world. Dubai Fighting Championship is the brainchild behind Tamari Promotions – a partnership between Fighter turned Entrepreneur Tam Khan and student, Ari Basti.
Widely considered the pioneer of MMA in Dubai, Tam Khan is a British Mixed Martial Artist of Afghan descent that trained under TSG Fight Team founder Dan Burzotta and MMA legend Royce Gracie. Khan has fought in multiple promotions including UWC, UCMMA, Cage Rage and Extreme MMA Championships. He is a Purple Belt under Royce Gracie and his professional MMA record is 6-3. In addition to this, Khan is the founder and co-owner of the United Arab Emirates’ first fully sanctioned Mixed Martial Arts gym, Contender MMA, based in Dubai.