Pakistan’s mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Mehmosh “The Renegade” Raza outclassed Ukraine’s Igor Gryckiv in the third round at the Rebel FC-7 fight for honour featherweight class in Shanghai on Sunday.
Mehmosh only took five minutes to bring Gryckiv down as the judges unanimously declared him the winner of the bout.
In this fight, Raza was up against a 37-year-old opponent who, with a listed height of 6’2, was three inches taller and riding a seven-fight winning streak.
“My opponent may have more experience than me but I have 10 times more heart,” Mehmosh said on his Facebook page before the fight. “I’ll be bringing glory to Pakistan with this fight.”
The 30-year-old Gryckiv, considered to be more experienced than Mehmosh as he had seven wins to his name and now has three defeats in his career.
Raza is one of the promising young names in Pakistan’s ever-evolving in MMA industry. He has featured in numerous high-profile fights in a short span.