Al Batal Season 2 is coming very, very soon! With coaches like Mehdi “The Sultan” Baghdad on the show, it is bound to be another success and hit. There will be a lot to watch and many things to learn from this guy.
Baghdad, the yellow team head coach on the next Al Batal reality show, is a veteran of the mixed martial arts sport with a record of 9 wins and only 3 loses with all his wins coming by way of either knock out or submission.
After several years with Team Quest, Mehdi Baghdad has recently announced signing with Black House MMA GYM. The gym is notable for being the training spot of several highly ranked UFC fighters, such as, Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida and Glover Teixeria.
About Black House MMA
Black House (Casa Preta) is a mixed martial arts fighting team and gym based out of Brazil. Opened on November 27, 2006, Black House was started by former Brazilian Top Team member and black belt Carlos “Carlão” Barreto, Jorge Guimaraes and Rogerio Camoes. Guimaraes acted as the team’s manager and Camoes was in charge of the team’s training.
Fighters on the team include Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida, Antônio Rogério Nogueira, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Pedro Rizzo, Erick Silva, Rafael Cavalcante and former Chute Boxe Academy fighter Antonio “Nino” Schembri. In addition to training fighters, the gym offers classes in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Boxing and American Wrestling. The facility features an octagon, a boxing ring, and two dojos in the workout space. (Source)
We can only hope that Baghdad will soon be ranked as highly as these superstars.