Phoenix Fighting Championship hits Beirut tonight and features an intriguing rematch between Syrian fighter Tarek Suleiman and Russian opponent Grigoriy Kichigin.
The pair have met before at ACB 27 (Absolute Championship Berkut) where Grigoriy Kichigin won by earning the judges’ decision.
Following the Phoenix ONE official weigh-in, ArabsMMA had a chat with Syria’s Suleiman who is confident he will emerge victorious this time over his Russian opponent.
“I am very excited about this rematch. I will show Grigoriy that our first encounter was not right, since lots of factors affected my performance that night. Thus, I am here to prove that I am the better fighter.”