HH Khalid bin Hamad hails MMA champion

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Manama, Apr. 21(BNA): HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Deputy President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee received at the meeting lounge at Bahrain International Airport Bahrain National MMA team trainer and KHKMMA member Eldar Eldarov who defeated Mounir Lazzez in the super lightweight title fight in BRAVE 23. 

During the meeting HH Shaikh Khalid hailed the achievement of Eldarov, describing it as a very important accomplishment, becoming the first Bahraini player to snatch this title which adds to national MMA sport successes. 

HH Shaikh Khalid underscored that Eldarov had managed to showcase his extroadinary skills in BRAVE 23 and clinch the title.  It's worth noting that Eldarov defeated his opponent in BRAVE 23 by unanimous decision.


BNA 1830 GMT 2019/04/21