Category Archives: M-1 GLOBAL

Promo video for M-1 Challenge 83, September 23, in Kazan, Russia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 83 will be streamed live from Kazan in high definition onwww.M1Global.TV. Viewers will be able to watch the preliminary fights and main card by logging on to register at www.M1Global.TV. Fans may watch all the action on their computers, as well as on Android and Apple smart phones and tablets. INFORMATION: www.M1Global.tv www.mixfight.ru…
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Super Fight Mikhail Ragozin vs. Brandon Halsey

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Super Fight   Mikhail Ragozin vs. Brandon Halsey   Doskalchuk vs. Malygin Inaugural M-1 Challenge Flyweight title fight   M-1 Challenge 83, September 23, in Kazan, Russia SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (September 13, 2017) - The M-1 Challenge 83main card is set for the first international mixed-martial-arts event ever held in the Republic of…
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One-on-One with M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelchtein

One-on-One with M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelchtein SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (August 16, 2017) - M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelchtein recently sat down with mixfight.ru to discuss the recent M-1 Challenge 82 in Finland, M-1 Challenge 83 in next month in Kazan, Russia, and what fight he considers to be the most anticipated this autumn. M-1 Challenge 82 tournament has just ended in Helsinki.…
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M-1 CHALLENGE CHAMPIONS

[adsenseyu1] M-1 CHALLENGE CHAMPIONS [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE CHAMPIONS HEAVYWEIGHT (265 lbs., 120.2 kg)   Alexander "Drago" Volkov   28-6-0 (M-1: 10-3-0) 18 KO/TKO, 3 SUB, 7 DEC Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia Strela Team LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT (205 lbs., 93.0 kg)   Rashid Yusupov   8-0-0 (M-1: 5-0-0) 3 KO/TKO, 2 SUB, 3…
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M-1 Challenge 82 results from Finland

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 82 results from Finland [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Zayats defeats Vanttinen by decision in M-1 Challenge 82 main event OFFICIAL RESULTS Mikhail Zayats was too much for Marcus Vanttinen HELSINKI, Finland (August 6, 2017) - Russian light heavyweight Mikhail Zayatsdefeated Marcus "Caveman" Vanttinen by unanimous decision in last night's M-1 Challenge 82 main event, which headlined the…
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Fight Network to Live Broadcast Over 12 Hours of Live MMA

[adsenseyu1] Fight Network to Live Broadcast Over 12 Hours of Live MMA [adsenseyu2] For Immediate Release – August 4, 2017     Fight Network to Live Broadcast Over 12 Hours of Live MMA this Weekend, Including UFC Fight Night Prelims, ONE Championship, M-1 Challenge 82 & LFA 18 TORONTO – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7…
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M-1 Challenge 82 Weights & Pictures

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 82 Weights & Pictures [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 82 Weights & Pictures This Saturday in Helsinki, Finland HELSINKI, Finland (August 4, 2017) - The official weigh in for tomorrow's M-1 Challenge 82 event was held today in Helsinki. Official weights are below: OFFICIAL WEIGHTS   MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS - 3…
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M-1 Challenge 82 Fact Sheet

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 82 Fact Sheet [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 82 Fact Sheet This Saturday in Helsinki, Finland M-1 CHALLENGE 81 FACT SHEET        MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS - 3 X 5 Mikhail Zayats (22-8-0, M-1: 12-5-0), Russia vs. Marcus "Caveman" Vanttinen (24-6-0, M-1: 2-2-0), Finland WELTERWEIGHTS -- 3 X 5…
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Marcus Vanttinen vs. Mikhail Zayats M-1 Challenge 82 promo video

[adsenseyu1] Marcus Vanttinen vs. Mikhail Zayats M-1 Challenge 82 promo video [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 82 main event promo video Marcus Vanttinen vs. Mikhail Zayats M-1 Challenge 82, Aug. 5, in Helsinki, Finland Russian light heavyweight  Mikhail Zayats (22-8-0, M-1: 12-5-0), challenges Marcus "Caveman" Vanttinen (24-6-0, M-1: 2-2-0), August 5, in the M-1 Challenge 82…
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Alexander Volkov: Mikhail Zayats is now hungry for battles, I’m looking forward to his triumphant victory.

[adsenseyu1] Alexander Volkov: Mikhail Zayats is now hungry for battles, I'm looking forward to his triumphant victory. [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alexander Volkov: Mikhail Zayats is now hungry for battles, I'm looking forward to his triumphant victory. M-1 Challenge 82, Aug. 5, in Helsinki, Finland (MMA heavyweight star Alexander Volkov recently spoke about the preparation of his…
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Undefeated Movsar Evloev New M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Champion, Sergei Kharitonov defeats Geronimo Dos Santos, Joe Riggs wins M-1 Global debut

[adsenseyu1] Undefeated Movsar Evloev New M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Champion, Sergei Kharitonov defeats Geronimo Dos Santos, Joe Riggs wins M-1 Global debut [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Undefeated Movsar Evloev New M-1 Challenge Bantamweight Champion   Sergei Kharitonov defeats Geronimo Dos Santos   Joe Riggs wins M-1 Global debut   M-1 CHALLENGE 81 RESULTS INGUSHETIA, Russia (July…
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M-1 Challenge 81 weights from Ingushetia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 81 weights from Ingushetia [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE 81 OFFICIAL WEIGHTS FROM INGUSHETIA MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - M-1 CHALLENGE BANTWAMWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5 Pavel Vitruk (14-2-0, M-1: 8-2-0), Champion, Russia 134 lbs. (61.1 kg) vs. Movsar Evloev (7-0-0, M-1: 7-0-0), Interim Champion, Russia 134 lbs. (61.2 kg) HEAVYWEIGHTS --…
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M-1 Challenge: Markus “CaveMan” Vanttinen Promo Video

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge: Markus "Caveman" Vanttinen Promo Video [adsenseyu2]  M-1 Challenge 82, August 5, in Helsinki Markus Vanttinen Highlight Video SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (July 18, 2017) - Finnish MMA star Markus "Caveman" Vanttinen will headline the first M-1 Global show held in Finland in nine years, August 5, at M-1 Challenge 82, at Hatwall Arena…
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Sergei Kharitonov vs. Geronimo Dos Santos promo video

[adsenseyu1] Sergei Kharitonov vs. Geronimo Dos Santos promo video [adsenseyu2] For Immediate Release SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. GERONIMO DOS SANTOS M-1 CHALLENGE 81 PROMO VIDEO M-1 Challenge 81 will be streamed live from Ingushetia, Russia in high definition on www.M1Global.TV. Viewers will be able to watch the preliminary fights and main card by logging on to register at www.M1Global.TV. Fans…
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M-1 Global returns to Finland for first time in 9 years

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Global returns to Finland for first time in 9 years [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Global returns to Finland for first time in 9 years M-1 Challenge 82, August 5, in Helsinki Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland Home for M-1 Challenge 82 SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (June 28, 2017) - M-1 Global, one of the largest…
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Sensational heavyweight showdown announced for “M-1 Challenge 81: Battle in the Mountains 6” Sergei Kharitonov vs. Geronimo Dos Santos

[adsenseyu1] Sensational heavyweight showdown announced for "M-1 Challenge 81: Battle in the Mountains 6" Sergei Kharitonov vs. Geronimo Dos Santos K July 22 in Ingushetia [adsenseyu2] SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (June 28, 2017 - M-1 Global has announced a sensational heavyweight shodeown between two International stars, Sergei "The Paratrooper" Kharitonov and Geronimo "Mondragon" Dos Santos, at…
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Sergei Kharitonov puts Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou To sleep in opening round

[adsenseyu1] Sergei Kharitonov puts  Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou To sleep in opening round [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sergei Kharitonov puts  Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou To sleep in opening round   Ivan Buchinger retains  M-1 Challenge featherweight title OFFICIAL M-1 CHALLENGE 80 RESULTS HARBIN, China (June 16, 2017) - MMA heavyweight star Sergei Kharitonov continued his dominance in…
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M-1 Challenge 80 weights, pictures & video from China

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 80 weights, pictures & video from China [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 80 weights, pictures & video from China M-1 CHALLENGE 80   OFFICIAL WEIGHTS FROM HARBIN, CHINA MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - HEAVYWEIGHTS -- 3 X 5 (L) Sergei "The Paratrooper" Kharitonov (24-6-0, M-1: 3-0-0), Russia 266 ½ lbs. vs.…
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Shlemenko-Halsey 3? Only at light heavyweight!

[adsenseyu1] Shlemenko-Halsey 3? Only at light heavyweight! [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alexander Shlemenko vs. Brandon Halsey 3? Only if it's a light heavyweight fight SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia (June 9, 2017) -- World-class MMA middleweights Alexander "Storm" Shlemenko and Brandon "Bull" Halsey have fought twice with each opponent imposing their wills from the opening bell to…
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“Storm” Rising Alexander Shlemenko avenges 2 ½-year-old loss Stops Brandon Halsey in 25 seconds

[adsenseyu1] "Storm" Rising Alexander Shlemenko avenges 2 ½-year-old loss Stops Brandon Halsey in 25 seconds [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE "Storm" Rising Alexander Shlemenko avenges 2 ½-year-old loss Stops Brandon Halsey in 25 seconds M-1 CHALLENGE 79 RESULTS Alexander Shlemenko's sensation stoppage of Brandon Halsey sets up a possible trilogy match Go here for more pictures:…
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M-1 Challenge 79 official weights & pictures from Russia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 79 official weights & pictures from Russia [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE 79   OFFICIAL WEIGHTS (L-R) -- Brandon Halsey, promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Alexander Shlemenko     MORE WEIGH IN PICTURES GO HERE: https://yadi.sk/d/eJDSP8P23JhrBi MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - MIDDLEWEIGHTS -- 3 X 5 Alexander "Stormk" SHLEMENKO (55-7-0, M-1: 5-0-0),…
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Damir Ismagulov stops Maxim Divnich to become new M-1 Challenge Lightweight Champion

[adsenseyu1] Damir Ismagulov stops Maxim Divnich to become new M-1 Challenge Lightweight Champion [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Damir Ismagulov stops Maxim Divnich to become new M-1 Challenge Lightweight Champion M-1 CHALLENGE 78 RESULTS New M-1 Challenge Lightweight Champion Damir Ismagulov Additional photos are available at: https://yadi.sk/d/qxxExTyC3JYnwN ORENBURG, Russia (May 27, 2017) - A new M-1…
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Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, “Brave Warriors in Action” & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS

[adsenseyu1] Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes, M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, "Brave Warriors in Action" & UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira PRELIMS [adsenseyu2] For Immediate Release – May 25, 2017 Fight Network to Live Broadcast ONE Championship: Dynasty of Heroes,   M-1 Challenge 78, KSW 39: Colosseum, "Brave…
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M-1 Challenge 79 weights & pictures from Russia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 79 weights & pictures from Russia [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE 78 OFFICIAL WEIGHTS MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - VACANT M-1 CHALLENGE LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5 Maxim Divnich (13-2-0, M-1: 7-2-0), Ukraine 154 lbs. (70.2 kg) vs. Damir Ismagulov (10-2-0, M-1: 6-1-0), Russia by way of Kazakhstan 154 lbs.…
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Viktor Nemkov defeats Ronny Markes In M-1 Challenge 77 main event

[adsenseyu1] Viktor Nemkov defeats Ronny Markes In M-1 Challenge 77 main event [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Viktor Nemkov defeats Ronny Markes M-1 CHALLENGE 77 RESULTS  SOCHI, Russia (May 21, 2017) - Two-time M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Champion Viktor Nemkov has positioned himself for another title shot, defeating Brazilian challenger Ronny Markes, last Friday night in…
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Evloev stops Nevzorov to capture Interim M-1 Challenge bantamweight title

[adsenseyu1] Evloev stops Nevzorov to capture Interim M-1 Challenge bantamweight title [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Evloev stops Nevzorov to capture Interim M-1 Challenge bantamweight title M-1 CHALLENGE 76 RESULTS NAZRAN, Ingushetia, Russia (April 23, 2017) - Undefeated Movsar Evloev captured the Interim M-1 Challenge bantamweight title in last night's M-1 Challenge 76 main event at Nazran, Ingushetia,…
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M-1 CHALLENGE 76 MAIN CARD SET

[adsenseyu1] M-1 CHALLENGE 76 MAIN CARD SET [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE 76 MAIN CARD SET   Alexey Nevzorov & Movsar Evloev to fight for Interim M-1 Challenge bantamweight title This Saturday night in Ingushetia, Russia MOSCOW (April 18, 2017) - The M-1 Challenge 76 main card is set, headlined by an Interim M-1…
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Busy May & June for M-1 Global

[adsenseyu1] Busy May & June for M-1 Global [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Busy May & June for M-1 Global   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (March 31, 2017) - M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelchtein (pictured above) has announced five M-1 Challenge events to be held this May and June. Below is a Q & A with the…
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Alexander Shlemenko defeats Paul Bradley, Kunchenko retains M-1 Challenge welterweight title

[adsenseyu1] Alexander Shlemenko defeats Paul Bradley, Kunchenko retains M-1 Challenge welterweight title [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alexander Shlemenko defeats Paul Bradley, Kunchenko retains M-1 Challenge title M-1 CHALLENGE 74 OFFICIAL RESULTS   (R) Alexander Shlemenko kicked his way to another victory MOSCOW (March 4, 2017) -- Russian middleweight Alexander "Storm" Shlemenko defeated American Paul "The…
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M-1 Challenge 75 weights & pictures

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 75 weights & pictures [adsenseyu2] M-1 CHALLENGE 75 OFFICIAL WEIGHTS MAIN CARD MAIN EVENT - MIDDLEWEIGHTS - 3 X 5 (L) ALEXANDER SHLEMENKO (54-9-0, 1 NC, M-1: 4-0-0), Russia  184 1/2 lbs. (83.9 kg) vs. (R) PAUL BRADLEY (23-7-0, 2 NC, M-1: 0-0-0), USA 184 lbs. (83.6 kg) M-1 CHALLENGE WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5…
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Rashid Yusupov defeats Stephen Puetz To retrain M-1 Challenge light heavyweight crown

[adsenseyu1] Rashid Yusupov defeats Stephen Puetz To retrain M-1 Challenge light heavyweight crown [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rashid Yusupov defeats Stephen Puetz To retrain M-1 Challenge light heavyweight crown   Abukar Yandiev destroys Alexander Butenko To become new M-1 Challenge lightweight champion M-1 CHALLENGE 74 OFFICIAL RESULTS       Yusupov (7-0-0, M-1: 4-0-0), fighting…
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M-1 Challenge 74 weights & pictures

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 74 weights & pictures [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 74 Weights & Pictures OFFICIAL WEIGHTS MAIN CARD M-1 CHALLENGE LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT - 5 X 5 (R) RASHID YUSUPOV (6-0-0, M-1: 4-0-0), Champion, Russia 205 lbs. (93.1 kg) vs. (L) STEPHAN "T-800" PUETZ (15-2-0, M-1: 6-1-0), Challenger, Germany 204 ½ lbs. (92.9…
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