First major evening in western Africa for MMA Fights
Based in Dakar, Senegal, ARES is a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) professional league created by Vivendi Sports in 2019.
Created by Robins Tchale-Watchou, Vivendi Sports CEO, and Fernand Lopez, MMA Factory founder and Sports Manager for League, ARES ambitions to become the largest MMA league Africa and France.
ARES offers oppurtunities to young African talented fighters to compete with the world best fighter.
Vivendi Sports organized ARES 1 in Dakar, on December 14th 2020. Bringing Fighters from all around the world in a temporary venue build in Black Civilization Museum Square with 5,000 spectators.
ARES 1 revealed Reug Reug, senegalese wrestler, who fight for the first time in MMA winning by TKO against Sofiane Boukichou
Other renowned fighters also won their bout such as Laurynas Urbonavicius, Gregory Babene, Nassourdine Imavov, Lapilus brothers and Josh Parisian.
The evening ended in music with a live performance by Senegalese pop star Wally Seck.