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Stage set for inaugural edition of International Pro Wrestling Championship in Dubai

Ram Niwas Gupta, Imran Ahmed and other dignitaries pose for a picture after the press conference.

Gulf Today, Staff Reporter

India’s Sangram Singh, a two-time Commonwealth Heavyweight Champion, will lock horns with Pakistan wrestling sensation Muhammad Saeed as the inaugural edition of the International Pro Wrestling Championship 2024 is scheduled to unfold at the Shabab Al-Ahli Stadium in Dubai on Saturday.

Presented by the World Professional Wrestling Hub (WPWH), a total of 10 international stars will be competing in an unforgettable night in the ring. Featuring a lineup of five high-stakes matches, the event showcases formidable opponents from across the globe.

The line-up of international stars includes Ilias Bekbulatov (Russia), 2017 European Wrestling Champion vs Damon Kemp (USA), Andrea Carolina (Columbia), Olympian, vs Vescan Cynthia (France), Olympian, Bader Ali (UAE), Silver medallist, Arab Championship, vs Mbo Isomi Aron (Congo), Gold Medallist, Games of La Francophonie, and Mimi Hristova (Bulgaria), Olympian vs Skiba Monika (Poland).

Making a return to the wrestling area after a gap of six years, the Indian wrestling legend Sangram aims to reignite passion for the sport.

“Stepping back onto the mat after six years is more than just a match for me," declared Sangram. "This comeback isn't just about winning. It's about proving that age is just a number and using this platform to reignite a passion and inspire a new generation.

“Millions of Indians aspire for wrestling glory, but only a handful make the national team. That's why I dream of a Pro Wrestling Championship every month, to give such wrestlers the platform and unlock India's hidden wrestling potential,” added the brand ambassador and promoter of WPWH.

With aspirations to become the foremost wrestling league globally, WPWH consistently enthralls audiences worldwide with its distinct fusion of athleticism, skill, and entertainment. This upcoming event is set to uphold that legacy, as WPWH pushes boundaries yet again, offering a lineup of thrilling matches guaranteed to keep fans gripped with excitement throughout.

Ram Niwas Gupta, the promoter of WPWH, voiced his enthusiasm for the upcoming event, affirming, "WPWH remains dedicated to advancing the sport of professional wrestling and ensuring fans receive unforgettable experiences. Our forthcoming event in Dubai will showcase the exceptional talent and unwavering commitment of our athletes."

Imran Ahmed, strategic partner of WPWH, conveyed his excitement for the event, remarking, "WPWH has swiftly emerged as a global sensation, and I am honored to contribute to its journey. The forthcoming event in Dubai guarantees to deliver an unforgettable experience for wrestling fans and enthusiasts alike."



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