The 11th event of Brave Combat Federation will take place at the Mineirao Stadium Terrace in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on April 13, 2018. This is the third event of the Bahrain-based mixed martial arts promotion to take place in Brazil.
Marcos Conrado Jr., 36, and Joaquim “Mamute” Ferreira, 36, are among the Brazilian fighters in the “Brave 11” fight card. The two are facing each other in the light heavyweight division.
Hailing from Goiania, Goias, Conrado is an undefeated fighter with 5 wins. He made his professional MMA debut on April 15, 2017 at “NP Fight Brazil 6” where he knocked out Fabricio Nunes via punches.
After a successful professional MMA debut, Conrado went on to enjoy a winning streak defeating his next opponents namely Raelcio Silva, Vinicius Lima, Sandeep Kumar Dahiya and Sumit Rangi. In Conrado’s most recent bout, he submitted Rangi via armbar at “SFL 2018: Winner Prevails- Gujarat Warriors vs Delhi Warriors.”
Both Conrado and Ferreira and making their Brave CF debut at “Brave 11.” The latter currently has 20 wins and 12 losses.
It has been more than one year since Ferreira last fought inside the cage. On February 23, 2017, the fighter from Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais lost to Kurban Omarov via technical knockout via retirement at “FNG: Fight Nights Global59.”
The most recent opponent Ferreira defeated was Weldon Leite Santos. The former defeated the latter at “BCMMA- Balloutta Combat MMA 2” on June 11, 2016.
“Brave 11” will be headlined by 2016 Brazilian Fighter of the Year Luan “”Miau” Santiago, 23, will face former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) prospect Lucas “Mineiro” Martins, 29, who will compete for the Interim Championship title. Watch the teaser here: