Brave 20: Official Weigh-in Results

Brave Combat Federation held the official weigh-ins for Brave 20 which is set to take place on 22nd December in the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad, India. The public weigh-ins were held at Peoples Plaza. The fighters faced off for the final time ahead of the fight night and answered questions from the fans and media. The event also marks the partnership between MTV and Brave Combat Federation to broadcast the event live in India. Brave 20 features 9 Indian fighters who will compete on fight night.

Among 20 fighters who weighed in, three of the fighters missed weight. This includes the Indian fighters Kantharaj Shankar and Nelson Paes who are featured in the main card of the fight night. Farhad Hazratzada who will face Nidhin Koshy in the prelims also missed weight. The event will feature athletes from 11 nations including USA, Sweden, New Zealand, Morocco, India, Jordan, Italy, Brazil, England, Indonesia and Afghanistan. In the main event, Sidney Wheeler from USA will face Khamzat Chimaev from Sweden in a Middleweight bout. The co-main event will feature John Brewin from New Zealand taking on Anas Siraj Mounir from Morocco. Brave 20 is the first Mixed Martial Arts event taking place in India which will be broadcast live on Abu Dhabi Sports.

Official weigh-in results – Main card

Sidney Wheeler (84.14 Kg) vs. Khamzat Chimaev (83.9 Kg) – Middleweight bout

John Brewin (70.72 Kg) vs. Anas Siraj Mounir (70.26 Kg) – Lightweight bout

Jalal Al Daaja (61.3 Kg) vs. Kantharaj Shankar (62.72 Kg) – Bantamweight bout

Micol Di Segni (52.52 Kg) vs. Maria Ribeiro (52.56 Kg) – Strawweight bout

Nelson Paes (66.46 Kg) vs. Ali Qaisi (66.14 Kg) – Featherweight bout


Rob Beech (119.22 Kg) vs. Mandeep Singh (99.94 Kg) – Heavyweight bout

Kushal Vyas (61.3 Kg) vs. Angad Bisht (61.54 Kg) – Bantamweight bout

Satendar Bankura (71.38 Kg) vs. Oloan Silalahi (70.24 Kg) – Middleweight bout

Farhad Hazratzada (81.46 Kg) vs. Nidhin Koshy (84.26 Kg) – Lightweight bout

Sarabjit Singh (56.6 Kg) vs. Satya Behuria (56.8 Kg) – Flyweight bout

Author: Robert Belen

Robert Belen is a long-time combat sports writer for dSource Boxing. An avid sports fan, he knows no fear nor partiality in his reporting. If you have a problem with him, tell it to his face. (We bid you not.) You can follow him on Twitter @robertbelen

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