On June 9, 2019, “Brave 13: Europe Evolution” filled at the SSE arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland with excitement. It was the first event of Bahrain-based mixed martial arts promotion Brave Combat Federation in Europe, which was attended by several celebrity athletes including Conor “Notorious” McGregor, 29, Darren “The Gorilla” Till, 25, and Amir Khan, 31.
On the preliminary card, Benjamin Bennett of the United States and Sebastian Kozok of Ireland competed in in a catchweight of 79 kg. It was the third bout of the evening.
The catchweight bout between Bennett and Kozok ended in the first round. The American contender won via doctor stoppage.
With 2 matches cancelled, “Brave 13: Europe Evolution” featured 12 bouts in total. Here are the official results:
- Aidan James defeated Tommy Martin by TKO in Round 3
- Sam Slater defeated Piotr Tokarski by unanimous decision
- Benjamin Bennett defeated Sebastian Kozok by doctor stoppage in Round 1
- Konrad Iwanowski defeated Glenn Irwine by submission in Round 1
- Chad Hanekom defeats Dominic McConnell by submission in Round 1
- Cian Cowley defeated Oktawian Olejniczak by KO in Round 2
- Erick Carlos Silva defeated Erik Carlsson by unanimous decision
- Zach Zane defeated Declan Dalton by unanimous decision
- Bryan Creighton defeated Andy Young by submission in Round 2
- Rodrigo Cavalheiro defeated Karl Amoussou by knockout in Round 2
- Norman Parke defeated Myles Price by unanimous decision
- Stephen Loman defeated Frans Mlambo by unanimous decision