Norwegian amateur phenomenon Arlind Berisha makes pro debut – headlines WFP 6
Frontkick and Maximum Sports can reveal that Norwegian-Albanian talent Arlind Berisha will make his highly anticipated pro debut at local Swedish MMA promotion Wolf Fight Promotion 6. The event will take place at Halmstad Arena in Halmstad on March 25.
Berisha will star as a headliner in his first professional fight, however, his opponent for the light heavyweight main event is yet to be announced.
The 22-year-old has made a name for himself as an entertaining fighter with an impressive ability to finish fights in multiple ways.
At the 2021 Junior World Cup in Prague, he won the heavyweight gold and is the first athlete to ever represent Kosovo in IMMAF.
Berisha has also competed in Warriors Academy South East, where he became both light heavyweight and heavyweight champion, as well as winning the light heavyweight belt in local Norwegian promotion Gorilla FC.
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Wolf Fight Promotion 6 with Arlind Berisha
Wolf Fight Promotion 6 will feature both up-and-coming local talents and international fighters, both amateurs and pros.
The Halmstad crowd will see WFP veterans and fan favorites Dennis Fränberg and Oskar Carlsson return to action, as well as a professional fight where Allstar’s Sevan Madenjian takes on Rasmus Elehrs.
Check out all the announced fights below!
- Heavyweight bout: Arlind Berisha vs. TBA
- Middleweight bout (amateur A-class): Dennis Fränberg vs Josef Al-Zubeidy
- Super lightweight bout (amateur A-class): Shadi Fakhouri vs Sebastian Fränberg
- Middleweight bout (amateur A-class): Gustaf Sandelin vs Leonard Jonsson
- Welterweight bout: Sevan Madenjian vs. Rasmus Elehrs
- Middleweight bout (amateur A-class): Oskar Carlsson vs Pasha Tarzi
*Bout order and number of fights can change.
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