Fight Nights Global officials delayed plans for a previously announced Brazilian event next month and will instead a host a show in the organization’s home nation of Russia.
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In the first of episode of the Countdown series leading up to Bellator 198 on April 28, Fedor Emelianenko trains in his native Russia, while Frank Mir stops by the …read more
Bellator MMA traveled to Russia to train with Fedor Emelianenko, featured Frank Mir at the famed Mayweather Gym in Vegas and later went behind the scenes. …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov def. Al Iaquinta at UFC 223: Best photos
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Khabib Nurmagomedov received a hero’s welcome when he returned to Russia following his UFC 223 win to claim the …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov was welcomed like a hero when he returned to Russia, the new UFC lightweight champion. The outpour of support is just the beginning Khabib feels. Although the Russian …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov received a hero’s welcome upon returning to Russia following his title-winning victory in this past Saturday’s UFC 223 main event. It was an outpour of support that “The …read more
The wildest week of potential distractions in UFC history did nothing to keeping Khabib Nurmagomedov from reaching his goal.
The undefeated star from Dagestan, Russia, became UFC lightweight champion on …read more
Aliaskhab Khizriev stayed undefeated in style.
The 29-year-old Russian welterweight became an interim titleholder at Fight Nights Global 85 in Moscow, Russia, on Friday, needing just 58 seconds to put away …read more
Fight Nights Global 85 takes place today, and you can catch a live video stream of the proceedings here on MMAjunkie at 11 a.m. ET (8 a.m. PT).
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The Russian Foreign Ministry has released a statement accusing the United States of barring its wrestlers from obtaining visas for the freestyle wrestling world cup event in Iowa. The …read more
That time Team USA was in Dageston and @TeamKhabib hooked them up with a shopping trip and Bobby Telford got a unique gift. pic.twitter.com/AKYISIsY1E
— FloWrestling (@FloWrestling) March 28, 2018
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Former UFC heavyweight, Antonio Silva talks retirement, future endeavors and fighting in Russia. Former heavyweight title challenger, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has had some tough outings in the last few …read more
Russian fighter Rustan Abdurakmanov made headline news in Thailand on Monday. The Full Metal Dojo (FMD) veteran is expected to be deported to Russia where he will face charges of …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov could be the face of the UFC — if he makes weight for his fights. Here’s how the Dagestan, Russia, native is preparing for the next step in …read more
Bellator has always had a knack for finding good talented prospects from Russia. And without a doubt, one of their best rising young stars is the undefeated flyweight, Anastasia Yankova.
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Kevin Lee returns back into action at UFC Atlantic City against Edson Barboza, in what is sure to be a wild scrap. Both men will be looking to bounce back …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov: Through the years
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The UFC’s approach to its 2018 schedule in Europe? Seize the moment.
UFC executive David Shaw said the promotion doesn’t have any concrete plans in …read more
Alexander Volkov did not let his UFC London headlining showdown with former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum go to waste. Though Werdum was able to give him some interesting looks …read more
LONDON – UFC heavyweight Alexander Volkov will be watching for the winner of champion Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier.
Volkov (30-6 MMA, 4-0 UFC) doesn’t care who wins the champ vs. …read more
Stipe Miocic is already slated to defend the heavyweight crown against Daniel Cormier in a champion vs. champion superfight at UFC 226, but once that concludes, Alexander Volkov believes he …read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov receives a special gift from NHL superstar Alex Ovechkin
Two of Russia’s most famous athletes linked up last night in San Jose, California.
Undefeated UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0 …read more
Two of Russia’s top sportsmen connected on Saturday night in San Jose, Calif.
With the Washington Capitals in town, UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0 MMA, 9-0 UFC) attended an NHL game …read more
Back in the day, Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta flew to Russia and tried to convince heavyweight monastic Fedor Emelianenko to sign with the UFC. They were rebuffed, in part …read more