Category Archives: India MMA News

Boom MMA: Shayptoh

Boom MMA: Shayptoh Boom MMA: Shayptoh Shayptoh, recognized by Boom MMA and sanctioned by Combat Sports Association is all set to take Gangtok by storm with its first ever fight night. Shayptoh means beating in the Sikkim language. The name will be more than justified by the action that will take place. The owner of Bb15 Fitness Studio, Mr Karma Legshey, Brother of Baichung Bhutia, is the host of the event and is a renowned globe trotter who has spent considerable time in Australia. He sees the potential in the fighters and plans to take the sport of MMA to next level. He is already heading in the right direction with a soldout event. Mr Karma Legshey has had discussions with Ratul Mukherjee, President of Boom MMA and we can say look for more information coming soon on Boom MMA’s plans for future. The fights...

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BOOM-IPFL 2 Results

BOOM-IPFL 2 Results BOOM MMA has release the result of BOOM-IPFL 2. The bout was sanctioned by Combat Sports Association and promoted under TCC Pvt Ltd 8 Man Featherweight Elimination Tournament Qualifying Round Syed Imran vs Rahul Chaudhury – Imran def Chaudhury via SUB (Tap to Strike) RD1 @3:30 Najibullah Muhammad vs Vijay Gurung – Muhammad def  Gurung via RNC RD1 @4:44 Gulam Reza vs Pranoy- Pranoy missed weight Reza was given a by for RD1  Omar Eman Doast vs Chand- Chand missed weight Eman Doast was given a by for RD1 Semi Final Omar Eman Doast vs Syed Imran – Eman Doast def Imran via TKO RD1 @3:49 Najibullah Muhammad vs Gulam Reza-  Muhammed could not fight due to injury Reza is given a by Final Omar Eman Dost vs Gulam Reza – Eman Dost def Reza 8 Man Elimination Tournament Featherweight Champion Solo Fights Aquib Maqsood vs Arijit Paul – Maqsood def Paul via TKO (Non Title...

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Gangan Sachdev Interview

Gangan Sachdev Interview Gangan Sachdev Interview In the world of fitness BODYLINE & FitExpo Kolkata is the biggest brands working. Mr Gagan Sachdev the man behind this two brands has one more brand in his pocket and that is “ASSAM WARRIORS” a franchise of BOOM – Indian Premier Fighting League. Gangan Sachdev is one of the main sponsor and supporter for BOOM from a long time and again he proved when he stand with BOOM and showed his love and support for the game.  We are lucky enough to ask him few things which he had answered in a wonderful way. 1. Last year BOOM MMA 5 took place with mega fitness carnival Fitexpo. How you feel about that? It was one of its kind experience for the People of Kolkata as first time we could see a live MMA fight in a cage. It was...

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All eyes on Booth: Hadbi, Fakhreddine and former UFC fighter Lebout call out Welterweight contender

All eyes on Booth: Hadbi, Fakhreddine and former UFC fighter Lebout call out Welterweight contender All eyes on Booth: Hadbi, Fakhreddine and former UFC fighter Lebout call out Welterweight contender Englishman Carl “Bomber” Booth has attracted the attention of a few rivals, even though the Welterweight contender has yet to win the Brave title. After his main event Fight of the Night against Tahar Hadbi at Brave 5 was moved to a No Contest, a trio of fighters, including Hadbi himself, has called out Booth. Satisfied with the findings of the Indian Comission, Tahar Hadbi accused his former foe of running from a rematch and claimed the second fight between the warriors should be for the inaugural Welterweight belt. “What’s next? The first time we fought was a Fight of The Night. Let’s give the fans what they expect: Tahar Hadbi x Carl Booth 2,...

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After debut win at Brave 5, Alejandro Martínez calls out Abdul-Kareem Al Selwady

After debut win at Brave 5, Alejandro Martínez calls out Abdul-Kareem Al Selwady After debut win at Brave 5, Alejandro Martínez calls out Abdul-Kareem Al Selwady Former TUF America Latina competitor Alejandro Martínez started his Brave career with a stunning TKO victory over veteran Paulo “Bananada” Silva. Looking to keep active, “Pato” called out long-time rival and fellow Brave Lightweight Abdul-Kareem Al Selwady for a fight “as soon as possible”. After Al Selwady’s win against Rami Aziz on the main event for Brave 1, Martínez used social media to taunt the Jordanian, claiming he hadn’t fought a real fighter. A few months later, the Mexican signed with Brave, and after taking care of business against “Bananada’, demanded a fight with Al Selwady. “I know Al Selwady just watched me, and he still hasn’t fought a real Lightweight like me. He knows where I am and...

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Morceguinho forced out of Brave 6 card due to illness

Morceguinho forced out of Brave 6 card due to illness Morceguinho forced out of Brave 6 card due to illness Brave’s first inclusion into Central Asia has taken a hit as Brazilian Julio Cesar Morceguinho has been forced out of the Brave 6: Kazakhstan card due to illness. The Featherweight phenom has gone down with Dengue Fever and will not be able to fight Ukrainian Bahtiyar Arzumanov, Brave officials announced today. Morceguinho’s replacement will be decided soon as Arzumanov remains on the card. The Bellator veteran was due to make his second Brave appearance, after starting off with a win over fellow Brazilian Fernando Colman, at Brave 3. Morceguinho holds an impressive professional record of 33 wins with only one defeat. His opponent, Bahtiyar Arzumanov, is going to make his Brave debut and brings with him a 9-2 professional record. The Ukrainian is coming off...

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Bodyline becomes fitness partner of next BOOM MMA event

Bodyline becomes fitness partner of next BOOM MMA event Bodyline becomes fitness partner of next BOOM MMA event Last year Fitexpo hosted biggest fitness event in entire Eastern india and with support of Fitexpo, BOOM MMA 5 also took place along with it. BOOM MMA is running since 2012 and since last event in Fitexpo, BOOM MMA got the push it needed. BOOM MMA announced their next event which will be taking place at Khudiram indoor stadium in kolkata at 7th may 2017. This time also Fitexpo is with BOOM MMA as they are the official endorsed partner and Bodyline becomes fitness partner of next event. Director of Bodyline and convener of Fitexpo Mr. Gagan Sachdev is really supportive toward the growth of MMA and helping out up and coming promotion to set a platform for Indian fighter with all the possible support.  ...

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Brave Combat Federation Fight Night Results: Mangat, Farhad and Hardeep emerge victorious in Mumbai

Brave Combat Federation Fight Night Results: Mangat, Farhad and Hardeep emerge victorious in Mumbai Brave Combat Federation Fight Night Results: Mangat, Farhad and Hardeep emerge victorious in Mumbai The first edition of the Brave Combat Federation in Mumbai, witnessed Gurdarshan Mangat, Mohammad Farhad, Carl Booth and Hardeep Rai emerging victorious. In the co-main event, Gurdarshan Mangat scored a victory through unanimous decision against veteran Abdul Muneer. The day long event featured ten bouts featuring athletes from 11 nations. The event was sanctioned by All India Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Mohammad Farhad representing Team Relentless scored his 11th technical knockout victory in dominating fashion over Irfaan Khan. Hardeep Rai forced his opponent to submit in style in the opening match of the fight night. The co-main event of the evening featured fierce rivalry between Abdul Muneer and Gurdarshan Mangat. Two of the India’s leading mixed martial...

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Boom MMA is back May 7th

Boom MMA is back May 7th Boom MMA is back May 7th After a very successful 2 days event BOOM MMA 5 last year in Fitexpo, BOOM MMA is returning with BOOM MMA 6 – IPFL. BOOM MMA has announced their next event will be taking place at Khudiram indoor stadium in Kolkata,  India on 7th may. BOOM MMA is now owned by TCC pvt limited and event will be sanctioned and supported by Combat Sports Association – CSA. Many fighters from all over india and few international fighter will be competing. Main attraction of this event will be the 8 man elimination tournament for the Undisputed BOOM Featherweight title where current champion Mohammadullah Omar Imandost will put his title on the line . Former BOOM MMA bantamweight title contender Ateet Kelvin gupta is also confirmed to compete. There will also be many other up and coming fighter...

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Marc Goddard to officiate for Brave Combat Federation in India

Marc Goddard to officiate for Brave Combat Federation in India Marc Goddard to officiate for Brave Combat Federation in India Brave Combat Federation has confirmed that Marc Goddard will officiate the fifth edition of the event in India. Marc has officiated high profile fights in multiple promotions around the world. Marc Goddard transitioned into the role of a referee, after an acclaimed career as a martial artist. Goddard retired from competing as an MMA fighter after having amassed a respectable record of 7-6-1 while competing against some of best fighters in the United Kingdom. But once he made the transition to the role of an official, he had constantly been one among the top 5 referees in the world. Goddard has been all over the globe refereeing fights on the biggest stages. UFC, Bellator, Cage Warriors, Brave Combat Federation were some of the biggest platforms that featured...

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