Lebanon based Muay Thai and MMA promotion Phoenix Fighting Championship is planning an event for October 13 in Belgium. The promotion released some posters for “Phoenix 10: Belgium vs The World”, which is slated to take place at the Palais 12 in Brussels.
Phoenix heavyweight champion Yassine Boughanem is scheduled to defend his title. Boughanem defeated Britain’s James McSweeney by decision at Phoenix 8 in Thailand. Other fighters announced for the Muay Thai event include Gebril Chaibi, Zaza Sor Aree-a female fighter from Thailand, and French fighter Crice Boussoukou.
Phoenix Fighting Championship previously held an event in London, Phoenix 3. Lately, the promotion has been holding its MMA events in the United Arab Emirates and its Muay Thai shows in Thailand.