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Grappling With Success: Interview With the First Egyptian UFC Fighter

After his debut match against Don'Tale Mayes, we sat down with Hamdy "The Hammer" Abdelwahab to talk about what it means to be the first Egyptian figher in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Fadila Khalid

Over the last few days you’ve probably repeatedly scrolled past the image of a hulking man with blood-coated teeth mid-victorious yell. He is Hamdy Abdelwahab, the first Egyptian UFC fighter in history. CairoScene got in touch with the man himself and asked him to spill the tea in a hot (literally) minute.