Interview with Muhammad Mokaev above – Check it out
Muhammad Mokaev (4-0) discusses his flyweight fight against Abdul Hussein (7-1) at Brave CF 49 on March 25. Muhammad also talks about getting married over the holidays, why this fight was rescheduled and making his flyweight debut.
“At flyweight, I feel like so strong. I feel even faster. I sparred with Jose “Shorty” Torres, three times we sparred with him. You’ll have to speak to him about the last sparring. We had good rounds, I’m ready for the flyweight (division) I’m at that level now. I’m ready”
Brave CF 49 fight card:
Jose Torres vs. Sean Santella – 125 lbs
Luan Santiago vs. Benoit Saint-Denis – 165 lbs
Muhammad Mokaev vs. Abdul Hussein – 125 lbs
Gabriel Miranda vs. Dumar Roa – 145 lbs
Valeriu Mircea vs. Abdul Gairbekov – 145 lbs
Ikram Aliskerov vs. Enrico Cortese – 185 lbs
Zvonimir Kralj vs. Todd Stoute – 205 lbs
Chad Hanekom vs. Dominic Schober – 185 lbs
Geraldo Coelho vs. Gadzimusa Gadzhiev – 170 lbs
Bernardo Sopai vs. Francesco Nuzzi – 135 lbs
Abdulmanap Magomedov vs. Maksim Trokhimchuk – 145 lbs
Sola Axel vs. Kuitty Begaj – 175 lbs
Glenn McVeigh vs. Frieh Harahsheh – 135 lbs
On March 25th, Brave 49 is live on FITE! In the main event Jose Torres faces off Sean Santella for the second time in his career. The first time both met at Brave 42 and the fight ended in a draw. Let’s see who will be the winner this time.
You can order and watch the BRAVE CF 49 pay-per-view for $14.99 via FITE below.
Covering MMA since 2008, James Lynch is a freelance MMA journalist for MyMMANews and other notable outlets. He’s also a commentator for Rise Fighting Championships. Follow him on Twitter/Instagram @LynchOnSports