Brazil has confirmed that four professional fighters will be set to compete in Bahrain at Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions. Brazil will be among the nations that are sending the maximum number of athletes for Brave alongside Jordan and India. Brave 9 will feature 16 professional fights involving athletes from 21 nations in the biggest fight card ever in the Middle East. Lucas Martins will face Elias Boudegzdame from Algeria for the featherweight championship title. The fight will be featured in the main card of the event. Brave 9 also features three championship titles that will be decided.
Titan FC lightweight champion, Gesias Cavalcante will be facing Alan Omer in the main card in one of the toughest fights presented in the card. Erick Da Silva will face the “Pride of Palestine” Abdul Kareem Al-Selwady. Felipe Efrain will be facing Nawras Abzakh in the preliminary card of the event. Brazil has so far featured maximum number of competitors for the Brave and hosted Brave twice within a year.
Brave 9 will be featured during the 2017 Brave International Combat Week which also features IMMAF World Championships which is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.