‘Brave 5: Go For Glory’ Recap And Full Event Replay From Mumbai

Brave Combat Federation made a bold move on April 23rd 2017 when they held Brave 5: Go for Glory in Mumbai, India. The event was by far one of the most stacked cards ever assembled in the history of Indian MMA. The event featured some of the most talented and popular Indian MMA fighters, some … Read more

Brave 5’s Gurdarshan Mangat: ‘I’m going to finish him in round 1’

Gurdarshan Mangat aka “Saint Lion” stands as one of the brightest MMA prospects today. The Canadian-Indian fighter holds a decorated record of 9-1, with 7 of them being finishes. The 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu product has fought on multiple platforms like SFL, BFL and Combat Games MMA. Mangat will be returning to action at the historic … Read more

Brave 5’s Irfan Khan: ‘If he wants better opponents, he needs to face me first’

Mumbai’s Irfan Khan will be returning to action on April 23rd at Brave 5 to lock horns against fellow Indian fighter, Mohd Farhad Rafiq. Irfan has been competing professionally in MMA since 2012 and began his career with six straight wins under the Super Fight League banner. We caught up with Irfan and he answered a few … Read more

Brave 5’s Bharat Kandare: ‘I will try to destroy him as soon as I can and by whatever means I can’

Bharat Kandare stands as one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The former SFL featherweight champion holds a decorated record of 5-1, with all wins coming via finishes. He is also one of the first Indian MMA fighters and is a pioneer of the sport. He will make his much awaited return to … Read more

Mohd Farhad Rafiq confident in victory at Brave 5

Mohd Farhad Rafiq is one of the most talented Indian MMA fighters today. The-knockout-artist was one of the three Indian fighters who competed on the first event of Brave and he was the only one who got the win on the card. Mohd stands with a decorated record of 8-2, with all his 8 wins coming … Read more

Brave 5’s Hardeep Rai: ‘It’s an honor to make my professional debut in India’

Hardeep Rai stands as one of the most talked about amateur MMA fighters today. The 20-year-old has amassed an impressive amateur record of 10-2, in which he went on to win 6 fights by finishing his opponents. The-English-prospect will be making his professional MMA debut at the historic Brave 5, in Mumbai, India on Sunday. … Read more

Brave 5: New milestone for Indian MMA

Brave Combat Federation stands as one of the biggest and the most credible promotions in all of Asia. The Bahrain based promotion, with its fifth event, will try to do what most global promotions haven’t done, that is try to launch themselves into the Indian market. They will try to do so by holding, arguably, … Read more

Interview: Siddharth Chandanshive talks Jackson-Wink training experience and MMA in India

Siddharth Chandanshive is a rising Indian lightweight MMA fighter. Standing with a record of 5 wins and 1 loss, the Mumbaikar has managed to get his name among the best Indian MMA fighters. All his five wins come by stoppage, with 2 knockouts and 3 submissions. In his last fight he avenged his sole loss … Read more

Superhuman Gym helping to advance MMA in India

Superhuman Gym is a gym which stands in the Film Centre Building in Tardeo, Mumbai. The gym was created in 2011 as a source of taking the art of unarmed combat to common people and it now stands as one of the most important pillars on which the Indian MMA system stands. Within a span … Read more

Manjit Kolekar: a female deity in the making

MMA is not a known or popular sport in India. There are a 1000 reasons for that but one of the most important reasons is the lack of a super sport icon for the combat sport. Every sport has that one strong and famous icon which moves every person, irrespective of the fact whether they watch … Read more