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The list includes figures like Ramzan Kadyrov and Tatarstan president Rustam Minninhanov. Khabib Nurmagomedov remains one of the most influential …read more
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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov enjoyed a very successful 2018 and as a result he’s topped a pair of prestigious lists in his native Russia.
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Karim Zidan delves into the unorthodox rehabilitation centre in Omsk, Russia that forces drug addicts and alcoholics to fight each other to overcome their addictions. Located in southwestern …read more
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Highlighting the career of Russia’s 74 kilogram kingpin, including his dramatic win over Jordan Burroughs. Read part 1 of the Zaurbek Sidakov breakdown here. …read more
Dustin Poirier believes his upcoming fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov is very similar to Rocky IV. There, Rocky Balboa went to Russia to take on Ivan Drago, the heavyweight Russian. In …read more
The group was led by MMA fighter Sergey Kalinin. Three men from a Cossack village in the Chelyabinsk region of Russia were detained for assaulting the sons of …read more
Highlighting the career of Russia’s 74 kilogram kingpin. In 2018, the freestyle World title race at 74 kg in Budapest was between two global superstars – Jordan Burroughs and Italy’s …read more
When assessing Olga Rubin’s chances of dethroning Julia Budd, it helps to know the kind of hurdles she’s already overcome in pursuit of her MMA dream.
A native of Russia who …read more
Mark your calendars for these UFC events. There are 21 events left on the UFC’s calendar for 2019, and during Saturday’s UFC 239 broadcast, they announced locations for several of …read more