Lebanese-Russian mixed martial artist Rami “The Russian” Hamed, 28, was one of the winners at “Brave 24: London.” It was his second victory in Bahrain-based mixed martial arts promotion Brave Combat Federation.
Featuring seven professional MMA bouts, “Brave 24: London” took place at the Copper Box Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, England on July 25, 2019. Representing Lebanon, Hamed competed in the fourth bout of the evening against John “Jitsu” Robinson of England in the welterweight division.
After three five-minute rounds, the welterweight bout was left in the hands of the judges. In the end, the referee raised the hand of Hamed, who was declared the winner via unanimous decision.
Winning at “Brave 24: London” improved the professional MMA record of Hamed to 8 wins, 2 losses, 0 draw and 1 No Contest. On the other hand, Robinson now has 4 wins and 1 loss.
Including Lebanon and England, 11 countries were represented at “Brave 24: London.” The others were Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Poland, Russia, the United States and Wales.
Robinson made his Brave CF debut at “Brave 24: London.” He was one of the four fighters who represented England.
Training out of American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Florida, United States and in Jab Training Center in Beirut, Lebanon, Hamed solely represented Lebanon at “Brave 24: London.” It was his second outing in Brave CF.
Hamed was born in Russia on April 25, 1991. He started his professional MMA with Dessert Force MMA from 2015 to 2016.
In 2017, Hamed competed in Cedar Fighting Championship. From late 2017 to early 2018, the Lebanese-Russian MMA fighter competed in Titan Fighting Championship.
On December 28, 2018, Hamed made his successful Brave CF debut. He knocked out Gadzhimusa “Deadshot” Gadzhiev, 27, of Russia at “Brave 21” at the King Abdullah Sports City Indoor Sports Hall in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Brave CF Super Lightweight World Champion Eldar “Khan” Eldarov, 28, of Bahrain and Russia IMMAF president Kerrith Brown, 47, of Great Britain also graced “Brave 24: London” with Brave CF president Mohammed “The Hawk” Shahid, 30, of Bahrain. Meanwhile, here is a clip featuring Hamed: