After two exciting editions of mixed martial arts in New Delhi, Matrix Fight Night, India’s biggest MMA promotion, is about to return to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, this time bigger and better. Matrix Fight Night 10, which is sanctioned by the All India Mixed Martial Arts Association (AIMMAA), India’s oldest and largest mixed martial arts governing body, and the World Authority of Martial Arts Federations (GAMMAF) , will be held at the Palazzo Versace. , Dubai on November 18.
In addition to having secured a broadcast deal with one of India’s biggest platforms, Disney+ Hotstar, MFN also announced last month that the upcoming edition will feature title fights for the first time in the promotion. In the main event of the evening, India’s Sanjeet Budhwar will take on Kyrgyzstan’s Atabek Abdimitalipov in the main event.
Speaking about the upcoming title fight, Sanjeet ‘The Silent Killer’ said: “I have to do what I always do in the octagon, and that is beat my opponent and win the title. But this time it will be my toughest fight and I am excited to face a worthy competitor.
Atabek Abdimitalipov, who has a 4-1 record in professional MMA, added: “I am ready to compete in MFN and entertain MMA fans in India.”
Puja Tomar will face Bi Dieu Nguyen of the United States in the strawweight title fight, while Angad Bisht will have a chance to become the MFN flyweight champion when he takes on Egypt’s Mohamad Gamal. Dhruv ‘Psycho’ Chaudhary will return to MFN when he faces Pakistan’s Uloomi Karim for the bantamweight title. Here’s a preview of the full map:
MATRIX FIGHT NIGHT 10 MAP:
Punyajit Likharu (IND) vs. Djordje Stojanovic (SRB)
Arsenba Ozukum (IND) vs. Dinesh Singh Naorem (IND)
Digamber Singh Rawat (IND) vs. Akib Ali (IND)
Rahul Thapa (IND) vs. Avizo Lanamai (IND)
Musa Raish (IND) vs. Clinton Dcruz (IND)
Richard Alaxender Mearns (UK) v Shyamanand (IND)
Fabrício Oliveira (BRA) vs. Azizbek Satybaldiev (KG)
Strawweight title fight: Puja Tomar (IND) vs. Bi Dieu Nguyen (USA)
Flyweight title fight: Angad Bisht (IND) vs. Mohamad Gamal (EGY)
Bantamweight title fight: Dhruv Chaudhary (IND) vs. Uloomi Karim (PAK)
Featherweight title fight: Sanjeet Budhwar (IND) vs Atabek Abdimitalipov (KG) – MAIN EVENT
ayesha shroffFounder of MFN said, “I am absolutely thrilled to be back in Dubai for our very special end of year show, MFN 10! Many thanks to the Dubai Sports Council for their constant support and to Palazzo Versace, our hotel partners for making our fight weeks in Dubai always so spectacular!
Alan Fenandes, CEO and COO He added: “We are back in our favorite city of Dubai and what a fabulous return to present our first title shots. MFN10 brings title belts in four weight classes with fighters from various countries competing against the best Indian MFN MMA fighters. I just can’t contain my excitement.
MFN 10 DETAILS:
MFN 10 will take place at Palazzo Versace, Dubai, United Arab Emirates on November 18, 2022.
About Matrix Fight Night
Since its inception in 2019, Matrix Fight Night has become synonymous with mixed martial arts in India for the past three years. A pet project of Ayesha Shroff and his family, MFN has already seen global MMA stars as well as talented Indian fighters compete in multiple weight classes. Professional MMA competition has given Indian fighters a platform to showcase their skills against some of the best opponents in the world.
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