Category Archives: M-1 GLOBAL

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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Maksim Grabovich new opponent for M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko

[adsenseyu1] Maksim Grabovich new opponent for M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Maksim Grabovich new opponent for M-1 Challenge welterweight champion  Alexey Kunchenko M-1 Challenge 75, March 3, in Moscow, Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 23, 2017) - Undefeated M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kunchenko will now be challenged by fellow…
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“Storm” Warning! Alexander Shlemenko to headline M-1 Challenge 75

[adsenseyu1] "Storm" Warning! Alexander Shlemenko to headline M-1 Challenge 75 [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE "Storm" Warning! Alexander Shlemenko to headline M-1 Challenge 75   American lightweight  Keon Caldwell added to loaded card March 3 in Moscow, Russia   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 19, 2017) - M-1 Global has announced that 2016 M-1 Grand Prix middleweight…
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M-1 Challenge lightweight title fight Butenko vs. Yandiev added to M-1 Challenge 74

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge lightweight title fight Butenko vs. Yandiev added to M-1 Challenge 74 [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge lightweight title fight Butenko vs. Yandiev added to M-1 Challenge 74 February 18 in St. Petersburg, Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 16, 2017) - M-1 Global has announced that M-1 Challenge lightweight champion Alexander "Iron…
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Injured Shavkat Rakhmonov pulls out of welterweight title fight vs. Alexey Kunchenko

[adsenseyu1] Injured Shavkat Rakhmonov pulls out of welterweight title fight vs. Alexey Kunchenko [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Injured Shavkat Rakhmonov pulls out of Welterweight title fight vs. Alexey Kunchenko M-1 Challenge 75, March 3 in Moscow, Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 9, 2017) - A serious knee injury requiring surgery has forced undefeated Kazakhstan challenger…
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Sergey Romanov preparing to ruin Magomed Sultanakhmedov’s comeback party

[adsenseyu1] Sergey Romanov preparing to ruin Magomed Sultanakhmedov's comeback party [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sergey Romanov preparing to ruin Magomed Sultanakhmedov's comeback party M-1 Challenge 75, March 3 in Moscow, Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 5, 2017) - Hot welterweight prospect Sergey "Streetfighter" Romanov is training hard to ruin the comeback of Russian veteran Magomed…
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M-1 Challenge Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov To headline M-1 Challenge 75 in Battle of Undefeated Welterweights

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov To headline M-1 Challenge 75 in Battle of Undefeated Welterweights [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov To headline M-1 Challenge 75 in Battle of Undefeated Welterweights  March 3 in Moscow, Russia   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (January 2, 2017) - M-1…
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KO & Submission of the Night M-1 Challenge 73 co-winners announced

[adsenseyu1] KO & Submission of the Night M-1 Challenge 73 co-winners announced [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KO & Submission of the Night M-1 Challenge 73 co-winners announced   ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (December 15, 2016) - M-1 Global has announced Knockout of the Night and Submission of the Night bonus performance award co-winners for last Friday night's…
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New M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Magomed Idrisov knocks out Ivan Buchinger, Ramazan Emeev decisions Anatoly Tokov

[adsenseyu1] New M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Magomed Idrisov knocks out Ivan Buchinger, Ramazan Emeev decisions Anatoly Tokov [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Magomed Idrisov knocks out Ivan Buchinger   Ramazan Emeev decisions Anatoly Tokov     NAZRAN, Ingushetia, Russia (December 9, 2016) - Rising Russian MMA star Magomed Idriosov knocked out…
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M-1 Challenge 73 weights & pictures from Russia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 73 weights & pictures from Russia [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 CHALLENGE 73 WEIGHTS & PICTURES OFFICIAL WEIGHTS MAIN CARD   M-1 CHALLENGE MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5 RAMAZAN EMEEV (14-3-0, M-1: 8-1-0), Champion, Russia 184 ½ lbs. (83.9 kg) vs. ANATOLY TOKOV (24-2-0, M-1: 8-1-0), Challenger, Russia 184 lbs. (83.5…
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M-1 Challenge 72 results & pictures from Moscow

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 72 results & pictures from Moscow [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Undefeated M-1 Challenge Welterweight Champion Alexey Kuchenko decisions Murad Abdulaev in rematch  M-1 CHALLENGE 72 RESULTS MOSCOW (November 19, 2016) - In his first title defense, M-1 Challenge welterweight champion Alexey Kuchenko(15-0-0, M-1: 7-0-0) won a five-round decision over challenger Murad "Hunter"…
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M-1 Challenge 72 Weights & Pictures from Moscow

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 72 Weights & Pictures from Moscow [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 72 Weights & Pictures from Moscow OFFICIAL WEIGHTS   MAIN CARD M-1 CHALLENGE WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5 ALEXEY KUCHENKO (14-0-0, M-1: 6-0-0), Champion, Russia 168 lbs. (76.5 kg) vs. MURAD "Hunter" ABDULAEV (15-4-0, M-1: 3-2-0), Challenger, Russia 168…
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American fighters Lee Morrison & Josh Rettinghouse to bolster already loaded M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts

[adsenseyu1] American fighters Lee Morrison & Josh Rettinghouse to bolster already loaded M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American fighters Lee Morrison & Josh Rettinghouse to bolster already loaded M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts   Featuring 2 title fights Ramazan Emeev vs. Anatoly Tokov Ivan Buchinger vs. Magomed Idrisov  December 9 in…
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Four fights added to solid M-1 Challenge 72 main card

[adsenseyu1] Four fights added to solid M-1 Challenge 72 main card [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Four fights added to solid M-1 Challenge 72 main card November 18 in Moscow ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (November 3, 2016) - The M-1 Challenge 72 main card is set with the recent announcement of four interesting bouts, headlined by M-1…
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M-1 Challenge Featherweight title fight added to M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge Featherweight title fight added to M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge Featherweight title fight Added to M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts   Ivan Buchinger defends vs. Undefeated Magomed Idrisov  December 9 in Ingushetia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (November 2, 2016) - The 2016 M-1 Challenge season…
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Nemkov decisions Vegh Vitruk 1st M-1 Challenge bantamweight champion

[adsenseyu1] Nemkov decisions Vegh Vitruk 1st M-1 Challenge bantamweight champion [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nemkov decisions Vegh Vitruk 1st M-1 Challenge bantamweight champion Puetz, Romanov & Butenko winners M-1 CHALLENGE 71 RESULTS INGUSHETIA, Russia (October 22, 2016) - Former two-time M-1 Challenge light heavyweight champion Viktor Nemkov put himself in position for another title shot andPavel…
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M-1 Challenge 71 Weights & Pictures from Russia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 71 Weights & Pictures from Russia [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge 71 weights & pictures from Russia LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS - 3 X 5 VIKTOR NEMKOV (23-6-0, M-1: 16-5-0), Russia  205 lbs. (93.1 kg) vs. ATTILA "Pumukli" VEGH (29-7-2, M-1: 0-1-0), Slovakia 204 lbs. (92.7 kg)   STEPHAN "T-800" PUETZ (14-2-0, M-1:…
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M-1 Challenge Middleweight Title Fight Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Murad Abdulaev to headline M-1 Challenge 72

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge Middleweight Title Fight Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Murad Abdulaev to headline M-1 Challenge 72 [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge Middleweight Title Fight Champion Alexey Kunchenko vs. Murad Abdulaev To Headline M-1 Challenge 72   Also announced lightweights Artiom Damkovsky vs. Alexey Makhno November 18 in Moscow   (L-R) - Alexey Kunchenko…
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M-1 Challenge Middleweight Champion Ramazan Emeev vs. Anatoly Tokov to Headline M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge Middleweight Champion Ramazan Emeev vs. Anatoly Tokov to Headline M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE M-1 Challenge Middleweight Champion Ramazan Emeev vs. Anatoly Tokov to Headline M-1 Challenge 73: Battle of Narts December 9 in Ingushetia (L-R) - Anatoly Tokov and Ramazan Emeev ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (October 13,…
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Stars out for M-1 Challenge 71 Sergey Romanov vs. Carlos Alexandre Pereira Stephan Puetz vs. Marcus Vinicius Lopes Alexander Butenko vs. Rubenilton Pereira Added to loaded main card

[adsenseyu1] Stars out for M-1 Challenge 71 Sergey Romanov vs. Carlos Alexandre Pereira Stephan Puetz vs. Marcus Vinicius Lopes Alexander Butenko vs. Rubenilton Pereira Added to loaded main card [adsenseyu2] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stars out for M-1 Challenge 71 Sergey Romanov vs. Carlos Alexandre Pereira Stephan Puetz vs. Marcus Vinicius Lopes Alexander Butenko vs. Rubenilton…
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