UAE Warriors is slowly becoming the land of fresh opportunity for South African MMA Athletes, with a growing Contingent of South African based fighters now plying their trade in Middle East’s Stellar promotion . Faeez Jacobs is the latest signee to join the growing list and like his countryman before him , he too will be featuring high up on the card , which speaks volumes to the way in which they view talent located in SA.
The former EFC Bantamweight champion is riding a 2 fight skid since becoming champion with a record of 7-4-0 , with his last opponent (Sindile manengela) being the man who just lost to his next opponent . Jacobs carries a confidence that is almost set to an air of invincibility at times , a wild an unorthodox style that always he entertains the fans .
His Opponent Jaures Des is fresh off of an emphatic performance against Sindile Manengela and will look to continue his surge to the top as well as looking to spoil another South Africans welcoming parade in the UAE. Dea now 8-4-0 brings a non stop come forward aggressive style, with great striking capabilities and immense physical strength.
the bout will be the co-main event on the 25th of March for UAE Warrior 27 – Africa event , it will be contested at a catchweight of 141 pounds