Brave Combat Federation hosted the public weigh-ins for Brave 12: KHK Legacy hosted in Jakarta, Indonesia. The event was held at the Hotel Santika Premiere in Jakarta, Indonesia. Out of 24 fighters featured, 22 fighters had made weight. The fight card features athletes from fifteen nations including Russia, Netherlands, Jordan, Algeria, Poland, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bahrain, Germany, USA, Brazil, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Philippines and Australia. The fight night will take place on 11th May at Balai Sarbini Hall in Jakarta, Indonesia. The event marks the first time Brave Combat Federation is hosted in South East Asia.
The main event features Eldar Eldarov facing Brian Hooi. The co-main event features the rivalry between Tahar Hadbi and Jarrah Al Selawe. Ex-UFC stars Mehdi Baghdad and Leonardo Mafra will be making their debut with Brave Combat Federation where they will face Pawel Kielek and Gadzhimusa Gaziev respectively. Hardeep Rai missed weight by 2.14 Kilograms and Indonesia’s Vincent Majid barely missed weight by .56 kilograms. The opponents accepted the fights after penalising a percentage of the fighter’s fee which will be added to their fee.
The fight card also marks the maximum number of athletes featured from the KHK MMA Bahrain which was found by His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa. Eldar Eldarov, Hamza Kooheji, Hussain Ayyad, Marat Magomedov, Gamzat Magomedov, Akhmed Magomedov and Mehdi Baghdad will represent KHK MMA Bahrain during the fight night in Jakarta. Brave Combat Federation had added three additional fights featuring regional fighters giving them an opportunity to compete in the International fight card. The fight night will be showcased live in StarSat, Combate and Abu Dhabi Sports in the respective territories.
Official Brave 12 Weigh-in Results
Eldar Eldarov (70.7 Kg) vs. Brian Hooi (70.3 Kg) – Lightweight division
Jarrah Al Selawe (77.1 Kg) vs. Tahar Hadbi (77.56 Kg) – Welterweight division
Mehdi Baghdad (77.1 Kg) vs. Pawel Kielek (77.5 Kg) – Welterweight division
Vincent Majid (94 Kg*) vs. Jing Yi Chong (92 Kg) – Light-Heavyweight division
Hamza Kooheji (66.1) vs. Khaled Taha (65.6 Kg) – Featherweight division
Marat Magomedov (66 Kg) vs. Luke Adams (65.8 Kg) – Featherweight division
Gadzhimusa Gaziev (74.3 Kg) vs. Leonardo Mafra (74.1 Kg) – Catchweight division
Akhmed Magomedov (67.85 Kg) vs. Anthony Engelen (67.85) – Catchweight division
Hardeep Rai (72.9 Kg**) vs. John Brewin (70.65 Kg) – Lightweight division
Jeremy Pacatiw (63.75 Kg) vs. Kaan Ofli (64 Kg) – Catchweight division
Hussain Ayyad (57.1 Kg) vs. Jomar Pa-ac (56.65 Kg) – Flyweight division
Gamzat Magomedov (61.2 Kg) vs. Zeck Lange (61.5 Kg) – Bantamweight division
Adi Paryanto (51.6 Kg) vs. Ahmad Sopian (52.1 Kg) – Strawweight division
Brilly Perkesa (57 Kg) vs. Alfiandi (56.3 Kg) – Flyweight division
Senna Saputra (65.8 Kg) vs. Achterzon Andre (64.4 Kg) – Featherweight division