- BRAVE CF 51 has set the tone for an MMA revival in Belarus
- Vadim Kutsyi believes BRAVE CF 51 rekindled his countrymen’s curiosity in MMA
- BRAVE CF goals to maintain the momentum by holding extra occasions in Belarus
Center East-based BRAVE Fight Federation has formally put its most up-to-date occasion within the document books, a monumental milestone that went down final Friday, June 4.
BRAVE CF: The Future Is Right here was an evening price remembering, that includes 11 matches that occurred on the state-of-the-art Falcon Membership Enviornment in Minsk, Belarus.
Among the many bouts that headlined the cardboard noticed three hometown heroes stroll away as the massive winners of the evening.
Denis Maher saved his skilled document intact after handing Rinat Sagyntay of Kazakhstan his first defeat. This prolonged Belarusian’s win streak to eight matches.
There was additionally Vadim Kutsyi, who put all the tremendous welterweight division on discover. He gained through unanimous determination over fellow debutant Daniyar “Don” Abdibaev of Kyrgyzstan.
The final hometown fighter who capped the occasion was Vadim Rolich. He scored a highlight-reel knockout, stopping Kurbonsho Jamolov with a spinning back-kick and follow-up punches with solely 25 seconds left within the closing spherical.
“The occasion final Friday garnered a major reception from followers in my dwelling nation in addition to the whole thing of Europe. There have been a number of occasion posters round Minsk, and other people had been always speaking in regards to the fights that transpired,” Kutsyi mentioned. “It’s a superb signal as a result of even individuals who weren’t interested by MMA earlier than at the moment are watching.”
The efficiency of the three Belarusian bets was the proper option to set the tone, restoring the glory days of the nation in blended martial arts (MMA).
The nation is dwelling to among the finest athletes in MMA historical past, notably throughout the 2000s. The dwell occasion introduced again good reminiscences, and it seems there’s extra to come back.
BRAVE CF continues its drive to supply probabilities to fighters who’ve been ignored in areas equivalent to Northern Eire, England, Sweden, Russia, Slovenia, Romania and Belarus.
Based mostly on the phrases of BRAVE CF president Mohammed Shahid, the promotion has no plans of slowing down.
“We’ve got visited so many international locations all through our journey to assist facilitate a worldwide ecosystem for MMA. Our objective, aside from nationwide sports activities growth, can also be to deliver a optimistic change to MMA that can see one of the best expertise from every nation turning into world stars with expertise being the one variable,” Shahid said.
“We’re assured that MMA in Belarus may have a giant rise in recognition and growth after this occasion.”