During the post-fight press conference of Brave 3: Battle in Brazil on (Sat., March. 18, 2017), Brave Combat Federation (Brave CF) president announced that the promotion will be heading to India for its 5th edition.
Earlier today, Brave CF have released a promo trailer to make you even more excited for Brave 5: Go For Glory !
Welterweights Carl Booth and Tahar Hadbi were featured in the trailer and will headline Brave 5: Go For Glory from The Dome Stadium of National Sports Club of Indin in Mumbai, on April 22. The co-main event will feature India’s fighter of the year, Abdul Muneer vs. arguably the best MMA fighter to ever represent India on an international platform, Gurdarshan Mangat.
For Brave CF president and Indian MMA legend Mohamed Shahid, this is a dream project! Having been part of developing Indian MMA for a long time, Shahid’s interest in taking the promotion to India is highly noticeable.
“We view this event as the next step towards strengthening diplomatic, cultural and economic ties between India and Bahrain. We are excited to kick off our 2017 India event calendar with the event in Mumbai,” said President of Brave Combat Federation, Mohammed Shahid. “Our event in India will be the perfect way to pay tribute to the great nation of India and honor the spirit of Mumbai. Indian athletes had been making their presence felt in various combat sports in the international level. It is time for India to go for glory. India is the emerging market in our strategy to grow the brand and the sport of MMA in the ASEAN region.”