International Fighting Tournament-2 2023
SA Gardens hosted IFT 2, 2023 (International Fighting Tournament) at SA Gardens Kala Sha Kaku on 19th August 2023 between Pakistan and Iran.There were 11 fights between both teams from which 5 fights won by Pakistani fighters and 6 won by Iranians.Among the winning fighters Rizwan Ali, Farshad, Babar Ali, Rafiq Afridi, Hussain Jan Tori, Asad Jutt, Amir Hussain, Hassan, Syed Ali, Sina and Aqeel Qurban were included. A large crowed witnessed the great event and warmly applaud the players.CEO SA Gardens Mr. Shoaib Afzal Malik and president Pakistan Mixed Martial Arts Federation Mr. Babar Qayyum Raja honored the event with their presence. On this occasion CEO SA Gardens and chairman Pakistan Mixed Martial Arts Federation Mr. Shoaib Afzal Malik said while talking to the media that our aim is to provide a platform to Pakistani players through which they can enhance their abilities and prepare themselves to compete with the international players and make Pakistan proud. President Pakistan MMA Mr. Babar Raja said while talking to the media that this game is new in Pakistan and getting popularity within the sports lovers, however we are trying to bring this game to be recognized on national level. He also explained about the next IFT (International Fighting Tournament) which PMMAF is going to plan would be with India and Pakistan.