The Saracens MMA – Black Bulls alliance united two of the best teams in Middle Eastern MMA. When an outstanding gym, the Saracens-Black Bulls Academy (SBA) in Cairo was unveiled earlier this year, it was clear mixed martial arts in Egypt had a new focal point. An outstanding centre of learning combining the knowledge and excellence of the nation’s finest martial artists, SBA has gone from strength to strength, and two of the top fighters in the Black Bulls teams have benefited by attaining their Blue Belts in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Devastating kickboxer Alaa Mansour, holder of the fastest KO in Desert Force MMA history with a 14-second stoppage, and Eslam Syaha, a 7-1 man-mountain with an unquenchable thirst to become the best-of-the-best, were both awarded the accolade by famed Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Master and Black Belt Abdelhamed Sadik.
Sadik, based out of Torrance, California, is not only one of the most respected BJJ practitioners in the sport, but also a world class coach. His presence at the SBA facility was an honour for all members of the Saracens MMA and Black Bulls team members, and we at SaracensMMA.com look forward to reporting on many more promotions for these two tremendous fighters!