Category Archives: M-1 GLOBAL

M-1 Challenge 57: Clash of Champions, Tybura vs. Puetz, May 2 in Russia

[adsenseyu1]  M-1 Challenge 57: Clash of Champions, Tybura vs. Puetz, May 2 in Russia [adsenseyu2] Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 57: CLASH OF CHAMPIONS MARCIN TYBURA, M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Champion vs. STEPHAN PUETZ, M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Champion May 2, 2015 ? Orenburg, Russia PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release M-1 Challenge 57: Clash of Champions Marcin Tybura vs.…
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Emeev talks about Apr. 10 rematch with M-1 middleweight champ Vasilevsky at M-1 Challenge 56

[adsenseyu1] Emeev talks about Apr. 10 rematch with M-1 middleweight champ Vasilevsky at M-1 Challenge 56 ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Mar. 17, 2015) - Former M-1 Challenge middleweight champion Ramazan Emeev is training for his rematch with reigning titlist Vyacheslav Vasilevsky, April 10 headlining M-1 Challenge 56 in Moscow, Russia.   [caption id="attachment_39242" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Ramazan Emeev (L) in action last year against…
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Featherweight Title Fight Buchinger vs. Ragimov Rematch at M-1 Challenge 56

[adsenseyu1] Featherweight Title Fight Buchinger vs. Ragimov Rematch at M-1 Challenge 56 ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Mar. 6, 2015) - M-1 Global has announced a rematch between M-1 Challenge featherweight champion Ivan "Buki" Buchinger and challenger Tural Ragimov in the M-1 Challenge 56 co-feature Friday, April 10 in Moscow, Russia. [adsenseyu2] [caption id="attachment_39162" align="alignright" width="350"] (L) Ivan Buchinger and Tural Ragimoiv went toe-to-toe last…
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M-1 Challenge 55 Results and Photos

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 55 Results and Photos Smoldarev defeats Perak TBILISI, Georgia (Feb. 22, 2015) - Last night's dramatic and entertaining M-1 Challenge 55: In Memory of Guram Gugenishvilli featured just about everything except a knockout. Past M-1 Challenge heavyweight Denis Smoldarev (10-1-0), of Estonia, positioned himself for another title shot, defeating highly-regarded Croatian opponent Maro Perak (23-5-1) in the main…
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M-1 Challenge 55 Weights and Pictures from Georgia

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 55 Weights and Pictures from Georgia M-1 Challenge 55: Guram Gugenishvili Memorial Show   WATCH LIVE ON M-1GLOBAL.TV OFFICIAL WEIGHTS MAIN CARD   (L-R) - Maro Perek, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Denis Smoldarev HEAVYWEIGHTS - 3 X 5 MARO PERAK (23-4-1), Croatia, 216 lbs. (98.1 kg) DENIS SMOLDAREV (9-1-0), Estonia, 266 ½ lbs. (121…
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M-1 Global launches M-1 Medieval PRO FULL CONTACT JOUSTING

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Global launches M-1 Medieval PRO FULL CONTACT JOUSTING ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Feb. 18, 2015) -- M-1 Global president Vadim Finkelstein and Artemy Gershvald have formally announced the launching of a new project, M-1 Medieval, which features professional full contact jousting fights.   Men dressed in medieval warrior armor fight each other using replicas…
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M-1 Global returns May 2 to Orenburg, Russia for M-1 Challenge 57

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Global returns May 2 to Orenburg, Russia for M-1 Challenge 57 ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Feb. 13, 2015) -- M-1 Global has announced that Orenburg, Russia will be the official site of M-1 Challenge 57, marking the third consecutive year the powerful mixed-martial-arts company will promote a major event there.   Orenburg is a…
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M-1 Challenge middleweight title fight Vasilevsky-Emeev rematch To headline M-1 Challenge 56

[adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge middleweight title fight Vasilevsky-Emeev rematch To headline M-1 Challenge 56 ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Feb. 9, 2015) - M-1 Global has announced a much-anticipated rematch between M-1 Challenge middleweight champion Vyacheslav Vasilevsky and challenger Ramasan Emeev to headline M-1 Challenge 56, Friday, April 10 in Moscow, Russia. [caption id="attachment_38730" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Yyacheslav-Vasilevsky-celebrates-his-M-1-Challenge-middleweight-title-winning-performance-over-Ramasan-Emeev-last-September[/caption] In the original showdown between these two tough…
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Denis Smoldarev vs. Maro Perak added to M-1 Challenge 55

[adsenseyu1] Denis Smoldarev vs. Maro Perak added to M-1 Challenge 55 ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Jan. 15, 2015) - A potentially explosive heavyweight match between past M-1 Challenge title challenger Denis Smoldarev and veteran Maro "Man Machine" Perak has been added to M-1 Global's 2015 season-opening event, February 21, at M-1 Challenge 55: Guram Gugenishvili Memorial…
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M-1 Challenge 55 Kicks-Off New Season Feb. 21st in Georgia

[adsenseyu2] M-1 Challenge 55 kicks-off new season Feb. 21 in Georgia Event dedicated to memory of Guram Gugenishvili Watch the M-1 Global – New Season 2015 Events Video via the Global Combat Network ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Jan. 5, 2015) -- M-1 Global has announced its 2015 M-1 Challenge schedule of events, kicking-off February 21 with M-1 Challenge 55, dedicated to…
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M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12 OFFICIAL WEIGH IN RESULTS

[adsenseyu2] M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12 OFFICIAL WEIGH IN RESULTS Streaming live Wed., Dec. 17 from Russia on M1Global.TV (L) Stephan Puetz & Valery Myasnikov   Stephan Puetz   Valery Myasnikov                                                  …
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Cody McKenzie & Daniel Swain add to Dec 17 M-1/ACB show in Russia

[adsenseyu2] Cody McKenzie & Daniel Swain add to Dec 17 M-1/ACB show in Russia ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (December 10, 2014) - American fighters Cody "AK Kid" McKenzie (15-5-0, 1 KO/TKO, 13 SUB) and Daniel "Agent Orange" Swain (12-4-0, 4 KO/TKO, 5 SUB) have been added in separate fights on M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12,…
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M-1 Challenge 53 Results

M-1 Challenge 53 Results    Tybura retains M-1 Challenge heavyweight title Kharitonev stops Garner, Grabowski defeats Gluhuv Complete results and photo gallery below And still Champion.....Marcin Tybura [adsenseyu2] BEIJING, CHINA (Nov. 25, 2014) - Last night at M-1 Challenge: Battle in the Celestial Empire, undefeated M-1 Challenge heavyweight champion Marcin "Tybur" Tybura (12-0-0, 4 KO/TKO, 6 SUB) had…
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Official Weights & Photos from China for Tuesday’s M-1 Challenge 53

M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in the Celestial Empire WATCH LIVE ON  OFFICIAL WEIGHTS [adsenseyu2] (L-R) Marcin Tybura, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein & Denis Smoldarev M-1 CHALLENGE HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5 MARCIN "Tybur" TYBURA (11-0-0), Champion, Poland   248 ½ lbs. (112.9 kg) DENIS SMOLDAREV (8-0-0), Challenger, Estonia 261 ½ lbs. (118.8 kg)  …
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M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in the Celestial Empire Finalized for Nov 25 in Beijing

M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in the Celestial Empire Finalized for Nov 25 in Beijing [adsenseyu2] M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in the Empire MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. KENNY GARNER  Heavyweight Super Fight November 25, 2014 * Beijing, China WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in the Celestial…
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M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Champ Puetz vs. Myasnikov Dec. 17 in Russia

M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Champ Puetz vs. Myasnikov Dec. 17 in Russia [adsenseyu2] STEPHAN PUETZ vs. VALERY MYASNIKOV M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship MAXIM DIVNICH vs. DJAMBULAT KURBANOV Vacant M-1 Challenge Lightweight Championship December 17, 2014 * St. Petersburg, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Nov. 13, 2014) - M-1 Challenge light heavyweight champion Stephan "T-800"…
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M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12 Dec. 17 in St. Petersburg, Russia

M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB 12 announced Divnich vs. Kurbanov battle for Vacant M-1 Challenge lightweight title Streaming live Dec. 17 from St. Petersburg, Russia on M1Global.TV WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Nov. 10, 2014) - M-1 Global and ACB have announced a joint venture to co-promote M-1 Challenge 54 & ACB…
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Kenny Garner to fight Sergei Kharitonov in M-1 Challenge 53, Nov. 25 in Beijing

M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in the Empire MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. KENNY GARNER  Heavyweight Super Fight November 25, 2014 * Beijing, China WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] [caption id="attachment_36625" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Kenny Garner (right) has stepped up to fight Sergei Kharitonov[/caption] ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (Nov. 7, 2014) - Former M-1…
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M-1 Challenge 53 Pushed Back Two Weeks As Satoshi Ishii Out With Injury

M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in the Empire MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. TBA Heavyweight Super Fight November 25, 2014 * Beijing, China WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] Satoshi Ishii out with injury New opponent needed to fight Sergei Kharitonov M-1 Challenge 53 pushed back two weeks 'Battle of Celestial…
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Pavel Vitruk Added to M-1 CHALLENGE 53 ‘Battle in the Celestial Empire’

M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in the Celestial Empire MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. SATOSHI ISHII Special Heavyweight Attraction Tuesday, November 11, 2014   *   Beijing, China  WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] Undefeated featherweight Pavel Vitruk Added to 'Battle in the Celestial Empire' M-1 Challenge 53 streaming live Nov. 11…
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RESULTS M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts

RESULTS 'M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts' Buchinger new M-1 Challenge Featherweight Champion [adsenseyu2] INGUSHETIA, RUSSIA (October 17, 2014) -- Slovakian MMA technician Ivan "Buki" Buchinger (28-4-0, 7 KO/TKO, 16 SUB) captured the vacant M-1 Challenge featherweight title by stopping Azerbaijan striker Tural Ragimov (9-2-0, 4 KO/TKO, 4 SUB) at his own game in tonight's M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Nartsmain…
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Official weights & pictures for M-1 Challenge 52 in Russia

Official weights & pictures for tomorrow's M-1 Challenge 52 in Russia [adsenseyu2] M-1 CHALLENGE 52: Battle of Narts IVAN BUCHINGER vs. TURAL RAGIMOV M-1 Challenge Featherweight Championship Oct. 17, 2014 * Summer Amphiteatre Magas * Ingushetia, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV OFFICIAL WEIGHTS M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts Airing live Saturday from Ingushetia, Russia on M1Global.tv (L-R) Tural…
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Two more fights announced for M-1 Challenge 52 Oct. 17 in Russia

M-1 CHALLENGE 52: Battle of Narts IVAN BUCHINGER vs. TURAL RAGIMOV M-1 Challenge Featherweight Championship Oct. 17, 2014 * Summer Amphiteatre Magas * Ingushetia, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] Two more fights announced for Oct. 17 M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts Airing live from Ingushetia, Russia on M1Global.tv ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA (September 17, 2014) - M-1…
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Kharitonov vs Ishii Nov. 11 in M-1 Challenge 53 Battle in the Celestial Kingdom

M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in the Celestial Kingdom MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship SERGEI KHARITONOV vs. SATOSHI ISHII Special Heavyweight Attraction November 11, 2014 * Beijing, China WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] Sergei Kharitonov & Satoshi Ishii Fighting in Nov. 11 showdown M-1 Challenge 53 streaming live from China on M1Global.TV ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (September…
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Buchinger and Ragimov to fight for M-1 Challenge featherweight title Oct. 17 in M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts

M-1 CHALLENGE 52: Battle of Narts IVAN BUCHINGER vs. TURAL RAGIMOV M-1 Challenge Featherweight Championship Oct. 17, 2014 * Summer Amphiteatre Magas * Ingushetia, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] Buchinger and Ragimov to fight for M-1 Challenge featherweight title Oct. 17 in M-1 Challenge 52: Battle of Narts Airing live from Ingushetia, Russia on M1Global.tv ST. PETERSBURG,…
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M-1 Challenge 51 Results and Pictures – Vasilevsky Wins Middleweight Title

M-1 CHALLENGE 51: Fightspirit RAMAZAN EMEEV vs. VYACHESLAV VASILEVSKY M-1 Challenge Middleweight Championship Sept. 7, 2014 * Izhorets Stadium * Kolpino, St. Petersburg, Russia [adsenseyu2] M-1 CHALLENGE 51: Fightspirit Vasilevsky wins M-1 Challenge middleweight title OFFICIAL RESULTS New M-1 Challenge middleweight champion Vyacheslav Vasilevsky       KILPONO, Moscow, Russia (September 7, 2014) - In an all-out…
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M-1 Challenge 51 Weigh Ins and Photos

M-1 CHALLENGE 51: Fightspirit RAMAZAN EMEEV vs. VYACHESLAV VASILEVSKY M-1 Challenge Middleweight Championship Sept. 7, 2014 * Izhorets Stadium * Kolpino, St. Petersburg, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] OFFICIAL WEIGHTS M-1 CHALLENGE MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP - 5 X 5RAMAZAN EMEEV (11-2-0), Champion, Russia   185 LBS. (83.9 KG.) VYACHESLAV "Slav" VASILEVSKY (24-2-0), Challenger, Russia 185 LBS. (83.9 KG.) Ramazan Emeev,…
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M-1 Heavyweight Title Fight: Marcin Tybura vs. Denis Smoldarev Nov. 11 in China

 Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 53: Battle in China MARCIN TYBURA vs. DENIS SMOLDAREV M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship November 11, 2014 * Beijing, China WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu2] ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (September 4, 2014) -- M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in China is shaping up as an MMA heavyweight extravaganza, November 11 at Wukesong Arena in Beijing, to be held in conjunction with…
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M-1 Challenge middleweight champion Ramazan Emeev Defends title vs. challenger Vyacheslav Vasilevsky

   Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 51: Fightspirit RAMAZAN EMEEV vs. VYACHESLAV VASILEVSKY M-1 Challenge Light Middleweight Championship Sept. 7, 2014 * Izhorets Stadium * Kolpino, St. Petersburg, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV [adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge middleweight champion Ramazan Emeev Defends title vs. challenger Vyacheslav Vasilevsky M-1 Challenge 51 streaming live Sept. 7 from Russia on M1Global.TV ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (August…
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2008 Olympic Gold Medalist Satoshi Ishii To fight Nov. 11 on M-1 Challenge in China

ST. PETERSBURG (August 18, 2014) - 2008 Olympic gold medal winner in judo, Satoshi Ishii (12-1-1, 1 KO/TKO, 4 SUB), will fight an opponent to be determined November 11 in the ground-breaking M-1 Challenge in China, launching an annual 10-year event agreement for promoter M-1 Global, at Wukesong Arena in Beijing. [adsenseyu1] Russian heavyweight star Sergei Kharitonov (21-5-0, 11 KO/TKO,…
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M-1 Challenge 50 Results: Tybura Dethrones Grabowski, Puetz Retains Title

   Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle on Neva DAMIAN GRABOWSKI vs. MARCIN TYBURA M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship STEPHAN PUETZ vs. LUIS FERNANDO MIRANDA M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship August 15, 2014 * Mitninskaya emb 6 * St. Petersburg, Russia [adsenseyu1] M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on Neva OFFICIAL RESULTS Tybura dethrones Grabowski,   Puetz retains title…
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M-1 CHALLENGE 50 OFFICIAL WEIGHTS AND PICTURES

[adsenseyu1]    Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle on Neva DAMIAN GRABOWSKI vs. MARCIN TYBURA M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship STEPHAN PUETZ vs. LUIS FERNANDO MIRANDA M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship August 15, 2014 * Mitninskaya emb 6 * St. Petersburg, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on Neva WEIGHTS &…
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M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle on Neva

[adsenseyu1]    Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle on Neva DAMIAN GRABOWSKI vs. MARCIN TYBURA M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship STEPHAN PUETZ vs. LUIS FERNANDO MIRANDA M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship August 15, 2014 * Mitninskaya emb 6 * St. Petersburg, Russia WATCH LIVE ON M1GLOBAL.TV PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Stephan Puetz hopes to duplicate Germany's World Cup…
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M-1 Challenge in China Deal Announced 10-year Agreement Starting Nov 11/14

M-1 Challenge in China deal announced 10-year agreement starting Nov. 11 Star heavyweight Sergei Kharitonev to headline [adsenseyu2] ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (July 23, 2014) -- M-1 Global CEO & Founder Vadim Finkelchtein has announced a 10-year agreement to promote M-1 Challenge in China on an annual basis, starting this November 11 at Wukesong Arena in Beijing, in conjunction with the International Economic…
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Miranda replaces injured Nemkov vs. Puetz in M-1 Challenge 50

   Presents M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle of Neva STEPHAN PUETZ vs. LUIS FERNANDO MIRANDA  M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight Championship DAMIAN GRABOWSKI vs. MARCIN TYBURA M-1 Challenge Heavyweight Championship August 15, 2014 * Mitninskaya emb 6 * St. Petersburg, Russia [adsenseyu2] Miranda replaces injured Nemkov vs. Puetz in M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight title fight M-1 Challenge 50, Aug.…
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M-1 CHALLENGE 50: Battle of Neva

M-1 Challenge Light Heavyweight & Heavyweight title fights Puetz vs. Nemkov II, Grabowski vs. Tybura M-1 Challenge 50, Aug. 15 in St. Petersburg, Russia [adsenseyu1] ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (July 9, 2014) - A pair of M-1 Challenge title fights highlight a special M-1 Global anniversary show, M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on the Neva," outdoors Friday, August 15 in the St.…
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M-1: 23,255 fans set Russian attendance record at M-1 Challenge 49

Russian outdoor record set at M-1 Challenge 49 23,255 fans attended MMA event -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- INGUSHETIA, Russia (June 23, 2014) - A record for highest attendance of any event held above sea level (1500+-meters) in Russian history was established this past June 7 as an astonishing 23,255 fans attended M-1 Challenge 49: Battle in the Mountains in…
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HR’s FIGHTS OF THE WEEK 5/21 – 5/24

Fighters On The Rise Wednesday Night Fights 2 - May 21 07:00 PM ET Charmaine 'Not To Sweet' Tweet (4-4) Qu'Appella MMA VS Anna Barone (2-3) Victory Performance Centre These two fighters will make history for the first time in Montreal, Quebec that a WMMA fighters will headline a pro MMA card. Tweet will be…
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