Category Archives: Fight Nights (Russia)

Team Maldonado files WMMAA appeal to reassess result of June 17th Emelianenko vs. Maldonado fight in Russia

Team Maldonado files WMMAA appeal to reassess result of June 17th Emelianenko vs. Maldonado fight in Russia For Immediate Release Team Maldonado files WMMAA appeal to reassess result of June 17th Emelianenko vs.  Maldonado fight in Russia MONTE CARLO, Monaco (July 4, 2016) — The World Mixed Martial Arts Association (WMMAA) has received an appeal from Stefano Sartori, manager of Brazilian fighterFabio Maldonado, to reassess the result of his June 17th fight with Fedor Emelianenko, which headlined Fight Nights Global 50 in Saint Petersburgh, Russia. Emelianenko was awarded a win by majority decision, which Team Malondado has appealed, claiming a conflict of interest because all of the judges are employed by the Russian MMA Union, of which Emelianenko serves as president. Team Maldonado believes Maldonando should have won the decision, or the fight declared a draw at the very least, in their opinion, as the Brazilian clearly won the first round,...

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HR’s FIGHTS OF THE WEEK 7/11-7/13

————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– MAIN EVENTS ONE FC 18: WAR OF DRAGONS – July 11 06:00 AM ET (Internet Stream) Eric Kelly (10-1) Yaw-Yan Ardigma/Muay Fit VS Robert Lisita (14-5) Lion’s Den Academy/Phuket Top Team Kelly has a nine fight win streak before suffering his first loss to Honorio Bonario at One FC-7 back in Feb of 2013. This fight was a main event between the two stand outs that resulted in a bizarre TKO stoppage early in the fourth round. Bonario hit Kelly with a left hook under the eye and Kelly complained it was an eye poke. No evidence in the replay showed an illegal blow. Lisita fighting out of Sydney, Australia comes into this contest on a four fight win streak. Lisita growing up as a Rugby player didn’t start his MMA career until he reached his mid twenties. Lisita is very well known...

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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 looking to avenge her loss to Barone that happened over three years ago. No love lost here…It’s going to be a brawl! Tech-Krep FC: Prime Crimea – May 23 10:00 AM ET Ramazan Nikaramazanov (0-0) VS Alexandra Voitenko (11-4) Combat Dobro Not much fight history info on the Russian born Nikaramazanov fighting out of the Republic of Crimea. Fighting the Ukraine native (Voitenko) with 15 fights makes it interesting to see if they’re something we don’t know about the Russian born fighter Nikaramazanov. This event will be live streaming @Rearnakedsmoke.net...

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FIGHT NIGHTS ” The Battle of Moscow 13″ Results

The results of the tournament, ” The Battle of Moscow 13″ In Moscow , in “Luzhniki” ( Concert Hall ” Russia ” ) ended the tournament FIGHT NIGHTS ” The Battle of Moscow 13 .” In the main fight of the evening the Russian heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov won on points of former UFC champion Tim Sylvia. The results of the tournament: More than 93 kg . Ruslan Magomedov ( Russia ) – Tim Sylvia (USA) – Magomedov victory by unanimous decision. To 77 kg . Albert Tumenov ( Russia ) – Yasubey Enomoto (Switzerland) – Tumenova win by TKO in the first round. Up to 93 kg . Maxim Grishin ( Russia ) – Mario Miranda ( Brazil) – Grishina victory by unanimous decision. Up to 66 kg . Fight for the European title . Zubair Tuhugov ( Russia ) – Vaso Bakotsevich (Montenegro )...

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