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Recapping the Thrilling Action: Results of BRAVE CF 77 and the Crowned Champions in Bahrain

Abdisalam Kubanychbek vs Lucas Martins

The 77th edition of BRAVE® Combat Federation, held on December 5th at Khalifa Sports City in Bahrain, was a night of intense competition and exhilarating victories.

The event, part of BRAVE International Combat Week 2023, featured seven captivating fights that left the audience on the edge of their seats.

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Here's a detailed breakdown and results of BRAVE CF 77, a night of major showdowns:

Main Event: Lightweight Showdown

Abdisalam Uulu Kubanychbek vs. Lucas Martins

Kubanychbek defeats Martins by TKO (Round 1, 03:39) . Kubanychbek's remarkable double-leg takedown and subsequent rear naked choke showcased his dominance. His impressive victory was marked by technical prowess and strategic superiority.

Abdisalam Uulu winner

Co-Main Event: Super Welterweight World Championship

Kamal Magomedov vs. Marcin Bandel

Magomedov defeats Bandel by TKO (Round 2, 04:28). In a stunning upset, Magomedov's powerful counters and devastating punches earned him a technical knockout, crowning him the new Super Welterweight Champion and marking a significant shift in the division.

Heavyweight Bout

Haris Aksalic vs. Eid Amer

Aksalic defeats Amer by TKO (Round 1, 01:27). Aksalic's overwhelming power and relentless strikes resulted in a swift victory, setting a tone of dominance for his future in the heavyweight division.

Bantamweight Clash

Nicholas Hwende vs. Mutolibsho Akobirov

Hwende defeats Akobirov by unanimous decision. Hwende displayed resilience and tactical brilliance, overcoming Akobirov's initial dominance and grappling skills to secure a unanimous decision victory.

Featherweight Bout

Adilet Nurmatov vs. Nikolay Samusev

Nurmatov defeats Samusev by stoppage (injury) in Round 2 (00:06). Nurmatov's grappling superiority was evident, leading to a stoppage due to Samusev's injury. This victory has set Nurmatov's path towards the featherweight world championship.

MA Drills

Flyweight Bout

Vitalii Yakymenko vs. Maysara Mohammed

Yakymenko defeats Mohammed by submission (RNC) in Round 1 (02:10). Yakymenko's grappling dominance was on full display, handing Mohammed his first professional loss with a skillful rear naked choke.

Lightweight Bout

Olzhas Eskaraev vs. Ruslan Tedeev

Eskaraev defeats Tedeev by submission (RNC) in Round 2 (04:28). Eskaraev's strategy of constant pressure and takedowns paid off, culminating in a rear naked choke victory over Tedeev.

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