The main event for UAE Warriors 41 (Arabia 11) is looking to be an action-packed showdown. This will feature “The Future” Mohamad Osseili and “Lee” Ahmed Sami. Accordingly, the fight is booked for May 19th at the iconic Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. The entire UAE Warriors 41 event can be enjoyed live on UFC Fight Pass.
Mohamad Osseili vs. Ahmed Sami at UAE Warriors 41
The powerful, Mohamad Osseili, of Lebanon, prepares to step into the cage to face off against Egypt’s Ahmed Sami. Given their history, these two combatants are on a mission for redemption. Each man is fueled by their will to bounce back from devastating knockout defeats. The knockouts were inflicted by the formidable Amir Fazli.
Prior to this loss, Mohamad Osseili (5-1) was looking nearly unstoppable. Accordingly, this fighter he was undefeated in five consecutive bouts. Most notably, he won most of these by way of KO/TKO. He was able to stop Ivan Slynko just 37 seconds into their match!
Also, MMA fans worldwide can hardly forget when he won via knockout using a spinning back elbow. This was only 1:35 into the first round against Elijas Paknys. He’s looking to do the same at UAE Warriors 41.
Ahmed Sami (9-3) only losses were earned against fighters who either were a world champions or were about to fight for a world title. Impressively, with his nine career wins, he has left a lasting impression on audiences. As he has won the vast majority of his matches by way of stoppage. Altogether, 66% of his fighter were won by Submission or KO/TKO.
In one of Sami’s early career matches, he had a back-and-forth war. Impressively, this ended with him winning via TKO. This was just two minutes into the first round. Upcoming, at UAE Warriors 41 he will be looking to keep the same exciting pace.
Therefore, fans don’t know who to pick between Osseili and Sami but they know it will be exciting. Certainly, Given their past, both of these combatants are famed for their fight-finishing ability.
Each man has most recently lost a bout to Iran’s Amir Fazli. Because of these wins, Fazli will be fighting for the UAEW Vacant Middleweight Championship. This match is being booked for UAE Warriors 42. Potentially, with a win, either Osseili or Sami, maybe soon facing Fazli in a rematch. This time, with gold on the line.
This match is expected to be a battle of power and skill. As Osseili and Sami lock horns in the quest for redemption. It’s a high-stakes battle where every punch, kick, and submission attempt will matter. These two are looking to reclaim their glory. With a potential title shot on the line, these fighters will leave no stone unturned in their pursuit of victory.
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