Yerevanian’s Phoenix Fighting Championship has had a fantastic 2017 that saw barriers broken on numerous fronts, and the promotion figures to close the year in the strongest way possible with a UAE debut with Phoenix 4 Dubai this December.
The event is still a couple of months away, but the promotion has been busy booking up some beasts of fighters for the night.
After landing in Dubai a few days back and making a stop at Team Nogeuira Dubai with Lazzez announcing joining the promotion, another photo has been shared on social media revealing more additions.
The post, shared by Phoenix COO Serge Saad, features Lebanese standouts Mohammad Karaki, Mohamad Ghorabi, and Philippe Massoud.
Mohammad Karaki (7-0-0) holds championship belts on both light heavyweight and middleweight in Desert Force MMA Championship. He returns to the scenes after almost a year of being away. Ghorabi (6-4-0) on the other hand has had his Phoenix debut at Phoenix FC 1 where he lost to a razor-thin split decision against Brazilian Claudio Cesario.
Knockout Academy’s upcoming talent Philippe Massoud (2-1-0) is no stranger to the fighting arena. The Lebanese was part of Al Academiya show and is recently coming off 2 consecutive submission victories at CFC 2 and EFC Evolution 4.
With these great fighters added to the lineup, Phoenix 4 is shaping up to have a pretty strong card. We can guarantee that each one of these fights is going to be outstanding, fast paced and fun to watch! Stay tuned as we reveal more on Phoenix 4, Dubai.