Pitpitunge becomes the first from Philippines to fight in Jordan

Pitpitunge becomes the first from Philippines to fight in Jordan



Jordan is set to host the tenth edition of Brave Combat Federation after the immense success of the 2017 Brave International Combat Week hosted in Bahrain. The promotion is set to create new milestones in Jordan as a massive lineup of nations will be represented by the competing fighters. Among the 13 nations represented, Philippines will be represented for the first time in Jordan soil with Brave Combat Federation. Cristiano Pitpitunge will become the first fighter from Philippines to fight in Jordan.

 

The veteran from Team Lakay is also a Police Officer and a former PXC bantamweight champion. He will face Jalal Al Daaja at Brave 10 The Kingdom Rises. The Team Lakay fighter will face Al Daaja who is currently training at Tiger Muay Thai in Thailand. Jalal Al Daaja will have the hometown advantage as he is fighting before his countrymen in Jordan. Jalal is coming out of a victory against the rising star from Team Lakay, Jeremy Pacatiw at Brave 9: The Kingdom of Champions hosted by Bahrain which also witnessed the dominating championship victory by Stephen Loman.

 


Going into Jordan for the first time, Cristiano is confident and have prepared intense for the fight. "Yes, It is for the first time that Philippines will be represented in Jordan. First time images last, so I will make sure to it that there will be a good, clean and entertaining fight. Mixed Martial Arts is like magic. It will change an individual to his best self and this is exactly what martial arts had done to my life. It is not just about learning to box, kick and grapple, but also about using your wisdom to define your future and to learn to control yourself." said Cristiano.

 

Team Lakay had represented Philippines in Bahrain, Brazil, United Arab Emirates and India through Brave Combat Federation. With Jordan as the latest milestone for Team Lakay, the team that has captured the Bantamweight championship of the Bahrain based promotion is widening their scope and undeniable role in the Brave Combat Federation.

 

"In MMA respect and discipline is the most important thing, this helps individuals to progress. I would like to propagate this to the next generation through my fighting career. I am eager to step into the cage in Jordan and I wish my opponent good luck and hope that let us have a good and clean fight.", concluded Cristiano Pitpitunge.

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