As previously mentioned, the 9th installment of India-based Full Contact Championship is set to take place on August 3rd in Mumbai, India, following a 6-month lay-off.
FCC founder and head-honcho, Prashant Kumar, confirmed with MMASucka.com on Friday evening that a 7-bout fight card is in place for FCC 9.
7 bouts greenlit for FCC 9 in Mumbai, India
The main event will see Vishal Balkawde (2-1) taking on Mohammed Uvez Syed in the promotion’s Heavyweight division. While not much is know about the latter fighter, Balkawde, in the meantime, has impressed in both of his appearances under the FCC banner thus far, recording submission wins over Eddie Teel and Tasir Sayed.
A Middleweight bout pitting Saurabh Rao (1-0) against Imran Liyakat Khan will make up FCC 9’s co-main event. While not much is known about Khan either, Rao will be eager to continue this unbeaten start to his Mixed Martial Arts career following his debut win over Vikrammraj Siingh at FCC 7 in October.
Elsewhere, fans will get to see the return of Shrikant ‘Psycho’ Sathe as he locks horns with Farhaan Siddique in a Lightweight contest. Both fighters will be looking to get back in the win column following defeats in their previous outings with the promotion.
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As it stands, here’s the full line-up for FCC 9:
- Nadeem Farooqi vs. Sagar Barde
- Rahul Jadhav vs. Farhaad
- Shrikant Sathe vs. Farhaan Siddique
- Sinish Menon vs. Rupesh
- Mukesh Degda vs. Harshad Sadgir
- Saurabh Rao vs. Imran Liyakat Khan
- Vishal Balkawde vs. Mohammed Uvez Syed