Birmingham, England – BRAVE Combat Federation’s 40th show will once again feature standouts from the amateur circuit who have been making waves as professional fighters. In the main event of BRAVE CF 40, IMMAF world champion Shoaib Yousaf will look to get one step closer to a Featherweight title shot when he takes on Mochamed Machaev in a duel between two of the top prospects in the world.
In the co-main event, IMMAF European champion Anton Turkalj will go for win number two under the BRAVE CF banner when he takes on fellow undefeated fighter Ibo Aslan in a Catchweight bout of 98 kg.
Both young men have gone through the IMMAF’s amateur system and got much-needed experience before turning pros. Their time under IMMAF has been key in their development and success, as Yousaf currently boasts a 7-1 record while Anton is undefeated in five fights, winning all of them by stoppage. IMMAF president Kerrith Brown has congratulated the duo and wished them good luck for their bouts tonight.
” I’d like to congratulate former IMMAF World Champion Shoaib Yousaf and IMMAF European Champion Anton Turkalj as they progress in their pro careers to headline at BRAVE 40 In the main and co-main event. Audiences can expect to see these top prospects showcase some exciting talent and skills well-honed in the amateur divisions”, said Brown.
BRAVE CF’s four Sweden shows have counted with a host of big names in the IMMAF circuit, including two-time junior world champion Muhammad Mokaev, Flyweight world champion Bianca Antman and other standouts as Irman Smaljic and Issa Issakov.