21 Dec Khabib Nurmagomedov’s cousin signs with Brave CF
Brave Combat Federation has made a groundbreaking announcement that the next generation of Nurmagomedov will compete in the upcoming event on 28th December at the King Abdullah Sports City Indoor Sports Hall in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Usman Nurmagomedov is the cousin of the UFC Lightweight champion and one among the first members of KHK MMA Fight Team, Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Usman will face Issei Moriyama from Japan in a catchweight bout in the inaugural International Mixed Martial Arts event taking place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Both Moriyama and Nurmagomedov has fought once in their respective professional careers and has a win each. Khabin Nurmagomedov had visited the Kingdom of Bahrain during the Brave International Combat Week 2018 which featured a combined fight card featuring WCFA and Brave Combat Federation.
Brave Combat Federation has confirmed that the promotion will close events for the year 2018 will the biggest edition of the event taking place in Saudi Arabia.
The fight card showcases 11 professional bouts featuring athletes from 11 nations. The main event will feature Jeremy Kennedy from Canada facing Marat Magomedov from Russia who trains at the KHK MMA.
The event will be broadcasted live on Abu Dhabi Sports.