MMA fighter Tayyab Usmani to fight Filipino Melendres in Aspera FC on Jan 12


Pakistani Mix Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, Muhammad Tayyab Usmani will take on counterpart Alfredo Melendres from Philipines in a Lightweight bout at Aspera Fighting Championship Asia: TWO on January 12 at Sagul Malingap Food Park, Manila, Philippines.

This will be Tayyab’s first bout in Aspera FC Asia-2.

Tayyab Usmani is considered an emerging fighter in Pakistan’s MMA scene who had fought in Pakistan’s top Promotion Fighting Alliance as well. He has won many medals while competing in kickboxing, MuayThai and BJJ internationally.

While talking about the upcoming match, the fighter said: “I am thankful to Aspera FC Asia for this opportunity and InshaAllah I am going to win this fight and give the Pakistani nation a New Years Gift through my win.”

Tayyab further said that his opponent Alfredo is a tough fighter from the Philippines but he is ready for him. “I know that if I could win this fight then it will be a turning point in my fighting career,” he asserted.

“In the end, I wish everyone a happy new year,” Usmani said.