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Yusuf gets big win at combat sports event

Postby repulsewarrior » Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:46 am

Panicos Yusuf was looking battered and bruised but nothing would take the smile away from his face on Sunday as Cyprus’ two-time world Muay Thai champion picked up a unanimous points decision over Malaysia’s Mohammed Bin Mahmoud in Tokyo. ... rts-event/

“I’ve been doing this for 19 years and you know what, the day they stop paying me is the day I stop fighting,” he said. “Seriously though I represent Cyprus officially but my mother is from the Philippines, by father is Turkish-Cypriot, I’ve been living in the United Kingdom for half my life so I feel like I am representing all those places and all these people,” said Yusuf.
“I get support from all those countries and even more and that just makes me so proud.”
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Re: Yusuf gets big win at combat sports event

Postby kurupetos » Wed Apr 03, 2019 3:46 pm

He's Yusuf Fred's (YFred) nephew. :wink:
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