In pictures: 8th edition of the Iraqi Mixed Martial Arts

Event was held at the Yarmouk Leisure Club in Iraqi capital Baghdad
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A fighter celebrates his victory during a match in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)
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Fighters compete in a Mixed Martial Arts competition at a sports club in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. (SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)