M-1 CHALLENGE 50 OFFICIAL WEIGHTS AND PICTURES

  

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

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PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on Neva
WEIGHTS & PICTURES

 

M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on Neva

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OFFICIAL WEIGHTS

 

 

MAIN CARD

 

MAIN EVENT – M-1 CHALLENGE HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP – 3 X 5

DAMIAN GRABOWSKI (19-1-0), Champion, Poland   247 LBS. (112.0 KG.)

MARCIN TYBURA (10-0-0), Challenger, Poland   245 LBS. (111.1 KG.)

(L-R) Damian Grabowski, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Marcin Tybura

 

CO-FEATURE – M-1 CHALLENGE LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP – 5 X 5

STEPHAN PUETZ (10-1-0), Champion, Germany 204 ¼ LBS. (92.7 KG.)

LUIS FERNANDO MIRANDA (12-1-0), Challenger, Brazil 201 ½ LBS.(91.4 KG.)

 

 

 (L-R) Stephan Puetz, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Luis Fernando Miranda

 

SUPER FIGHT – FEATHERWEIGHTS – 3 X 5

IVAN BUCHINGER (26-4-0), Poland 144 ¾ LBS. (65.7 KG.)

MIKHAIL MALYUTIN (26-12-0), Russia   145 LBS. (65.8 KG.)

 

(L-R) Ivan Buchinger, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Mikhail Malyutin

 

SUPER FIGHT – WELTERWEIGHTS – 3 X 5

DANIEL TABERA (17-5-3), Spain   170 LBS. (77.1 KG.)                                    

ILYA DODERKIN (5-0-0), Russia   169 ¾ LBS. (77.0 KG.)

 

(L-R) Daniel Tabera, M-1 Global promoter Vadin Finkelchtein and Ilya Doderkin

 

SUPER FIGHT – FEATHERWEIGHTS – 3 X 5

KAMIL MARON (5-1-0), Poland   144 ½ LBS. (65.5 KG.)

NIKITA CHISTYAKOV (1-1-0), Russia   144 ½ LBS. (65.5 KG.)

 

(L-R) Kamil Maron, M-1 Global promoter Vadim Finkelchtein and Nikita Chistyakov

 

LIGHTWEIGHTS – 2 X 5

SABA BOLAGHI (1-0-0), Germany   154 ½ LBS. (70.1 KG.)

ZULFIKAR USMANOV (6-3-0), Russia   154 ¼ LBS. (70.0 KG.)

 

PRELIMINARY CARD

 

LIGHTWEIGHTS – 2 X 5

MARAT BALAYEV (pro debut), Russia, 154 ¾ LBS. (70.2 KG.)

ISSAC ALVARADO (1-0-0), Spain   155 LBS. (70.3 KG.)

 

WELTERWEIGHTS – 2X 5

STANLSLAV ROGOV (pro debut), Russia   165 LBS. (74.9 KG.)

ADAM TSUROV (pro debut), Inqushetia   169 ½ LBS. (76.9 KG.)

 

MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 2 X 5

DAUREN ERMEKOV (pro debut), Kazakhstan 185 ¾ LBS. (84.3 KG.)

HABIB ISAEV (pro debut), Russia 184 ½ LBS. (83.7 KG.)

 

ROS STROILNVEST CUP SEMIFINALS – LIGHTWEIGHTS – 2 X 3

ARTEM GLYBCHAK (pro debut), Russia 154 ½ LBS. (70.0 KG.)

DANIYAR ISMAILOV (pro debut), Russia 152 ½ LBS. (69.2 KG.)

 

ROS STROILNVEST CUP SEMIFINALS – LIGHTWEIGHTS – 2 X 3

ANTON TELEPNEV (6-4-0), St. Petersburg, Russia 154 ½ LBS. (70.0 KG.)

JYRGAL EMILBEK (pro debut), Russia 154 LBS. (69.9 KG.)

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WHAT:                  M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on Neva

 

WHEN:                  Friday, August 15, 2014

 

WHERE:                Mitninskaya enb 6, St. Petersburg, Russia

 

PROMOTER:         M-1 Global

 

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