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Henry Cejudo “would love to go to Russia” and fight “ugly potato” Petr Yan

Henry Cejudo has confirmed that he would be interested in fighting former UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan. While he may have retired back in May 2020 after his win over …read more

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Video: Recapping KSW 66's best moments, including Marian Ziolkowski and Ibragim Chuzhigaev's title wins

This past weekend’s KSW 66 event featured a pair of title clashes, with Marian Ziolkowski defending his lightweight title, and Russia’s Ibragim Chuzhigaev claiming the promotion’s light heavyweight belt.
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Dude rushes cage, attempts flying stomp to break up man vs. woman fight in Russia

A member of Sasha Mamaha’s entourage tries to flying stomp opponent Alexander Pistoletov.

A carnival sideshow MMA event in Russia recently put on a freak-fight …read more

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Crazed Fan Dive-Bombs Mixed Gender Cage Fight

The action gets underway at 14:35. Russia is quickly becoming the “Florida Man” of combat sports.
From the country that brought you such artistic spectacles as Tag Team MMA, and one …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2022, 5:16 pm By
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How boxer-turned-politician Vitali Klitschko began preparing for war with Russia

Photo by Sergii Kharchenko/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images

Karim Zidan delves into Vitali Klitschko’s political tenure and how the former heavyweight boxing champion became one …read more

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Posted on January 13, 2022, 2:16 pm By
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MMA fighter deported from Russia faces 15-year jail term in Tajikistan for ‘provocative’ social media posts

Chorshanbe Chorshanbiev

Chorshanbe Chorshanbiev allegedly published “provocative” social media posts and was “engaged in inciting national and regional hatred,” as well as “inciting riots.” An …read more

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Posted on January 4, 2022, 11:16 pm By
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Khabib asked about potential women’s divisions in Eagle FC

Former UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at a press conference in Russia. | Photo by Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Former UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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50-man brawl breaks out at MMA event in Moscow

The incident took place at a WEF event in Moscow, Russia. A 50-man brawl broke out at an MMA event in Moscow, Russia, after a fighter attacked a potential …read more

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Posted on December 13, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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MMA fighter foils police to escape custody in Russia

The fighter remains on the run and is believed to have fled St. Petersburg, Russia. An MMA fighter from Uzbekistan is on the run after escaping custody in St. …read more

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Posted on December 13, 2021, 6:17 pm By
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Mehdi Dakaev KO’s opponent with unbelievable diving left hook (Video)

Mehdi Dakaev (13-2 MMA) scored an unbelievable knockout victory over Makkasharip Zaynukov (11-3 MMA) at today’s Eagle FC 43 event. EFC 43 took place in Moscow, Russia earlier today and …read more

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Khabib explains why he told Gaethje to ‘shut up’ and wait for title shot

Khabib Nurmagomedov brings the UFC lightweight title back to Russia following his submission victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. | Photo by Press Office of the Head of the …read more

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Posted on December 2, 2021, 1:46 am By
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