Mohammed Said Marlem captures a light heavyweight strap – MMA Sports

BRAVE CF has a new light heavyweight champion. Algeria’s Mohammed Said Marlem claimed an empty strap after defeating rival Mohammed Facredin in the first round of TKO.

The pair’s match found BRAVE CF entering the Italian market, and BRAVE CF 52 was held in Milan, Italy. The match was billed as one of the most anticipated major events in the history of promotion due to the tense nature of accumulation with both fighters, with enthusiastic comments flying back and forth between the two. I did.

Fakhreddine was trying to build history by becoming the first champion of promotion after winning a middleweight strap last September.

However, the Lebanese fighter noticed that he was on the receiving side of a powerful left hook at the end of the opening frame. Marlem took advantage of his success by following up on a series of malicious shots to sign a deal.

The newly created champion was blessed with victory and paid tribute to Facredin in a post-combat interview.

“I have no problem with Fakhreddine. We are brothers before God, he is a good person, and I like to think so. I am him, his team, and his country. I have a lot of respect for Lebanon. The only thing that comes to my mind right now is happiness, the happiness of becoming a world champion. “

Facredin repaid his own respect and revealed that his best friend had lost his life before the battle.

“I’m not an excuse, but I just heard that my huge friend was shot and killed, like three hours before the event. It was devastating. I was hit on the back of my head several times. But ref didn’t see it, but that’s what it is. I want to congratulate Saeed Marlem’s world title, “Fakledin said.

The 36-year-old is one of the veterans of the MMA scene in the Middle East, and his return to the middleweight division on the belt will undoubtedly be a major event when it takes place.

Marlem’s victory was far from the only stop at night. In fact, none of the seven battles on the card are far apart, making it an action-packed spectacle.

One of the highlights of the show was Valeriu Mircea in Moldova. The “lonely wolf” bounced off the BRAVE CF 50 defeat and recorded a stunning first round KO victory over Austria’s Ayubugaziev. Milsea took less than a minute to level Gadzhiev.

BRAVE CF is currently performing on the road to Almaty, Kazakhstan, and BRAVE CF 53 will be held on Saturday. August 21.

Here is the complete result from Brave CF52

  • Light Heavyweight: Mohammed Said Marlem def.Mohammed Facredin via TKO (strike) at 4:27 in Round 1
  • Middleweight: Rustam Chsievdef.Enrico Cortese via TKO (Doctor Stop) at 5:00 in Round 1
  • lightweight: Valeriu Mirceadef.Ayubugajiev via KO (punch) at 0:43 in Round 1
  • Bantamweight: Gamzat Magomedovdef.Mochamed Machaev via KO at 0:54 in Round 1
  • Super lightweight: Benoit Sandoni def.Archaitz Ramos submitted at 3:09 in Round 1 (arm triangle choke)
  • Featherweight: Elias Boudegsdam def. Brice Picaud submitted at 1:26 in Round 1 (triangle choke)
  • Super lightweight: Ahmad Labbandef.Moldova’s Virgiliu Frasineac flag via TKO (strike) at 1:09 in Round 2

– MMA Sports

Mohammed Said Marlem captures a light heavyweight strap Mohammed Said Marlem captures a light heavyweight strap

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