Picture

As UFC plans to make a show in Russia, the promotion continues to sign East-European fighters. In addition to Rustam Khabilov (16-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) who is a Combat Sambo World Champion (2007), European "Army Hand-to-Hand Fight" champion Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov (19-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Strikeforce import Adlan “The Wolf” Amagov (12-2-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC), the UFC has signed Ukranian heavyweight Nikita Krylov (14-0 MMA). The guy is a real deal and has great potential as he is undefeated, none of his professional fights have gone the distance and Krylov is just 20 years old! He has a Karate background and holds a notable victory in his last fight over German Gabriel "Panda" Tampu which happened at M-1 Challenge 38. Check out this fight below.


view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

WSOF signs letter-of-intent to acquire New York-based MMA World Expo

  • 29 days ago
  • 0 views

The MMA World Expo, based in New York City, soon may have a new owner: WSOF.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>

Cody Garbrandt Plans to KO Thomas Almeida, Cuts Ties with TJ Dillashaw (Video)

  • 29 days ago
  • 58 views

Cody Garbrandt explains why he'll beat Thomas Almeida and stay undefeated when the two meet in the UFC Fight Night 88 main event on May 29 in Las Vegas. read news >>

UFC 200: Diaz-McGregor Rematch Might Make Dollars, but Does It Make Sense?

  • 28 days ago
  • 45 views

In some ways it feels like the more we learn about UFC 200, the less we understand. The UFC on Wednesday confirmed earlier reports that Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor are indeed headed for an immediate read news >>

For Victory FC 49's Valdir Araujo, always looking for finish isn't always good thing

  • 28 days ago
  • 12 views

Valdir Araujo wanted to make up for an unsuccessful turn on “TUF 21” and wound up falling further into the hole. Now he needs to decide whether chasing redemption with fists is a good idea for his ca read news >>

Heading into WSOF 30, Steve Kozola Looking to Make the Most of Great Opportunity

  • 28 days ago
  • 2 views

Lightweight prospect Steve Kozola heads into Friday night's WSOF 30 looking to make the most of a great opportunity. read news >>

UFC 198's Antonio Rogerio Nogueira had no plans to retire alongside brother

  • 26 days ago
  • 17 views

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the last man standing in the UFC from his family after twin brother Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira retired in September. But “Little Nog” insists he’s got a lot left in the tank read news >>

After Legacy FC 51 win, Cody East signs with UFC, meets Walt Harris at UFC 197

  • 25 days ago
  • 12 views

The final piece of the preliminary card is in place for UFC 197 later this month, and it will feature a heavyweight promotional newcomer. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

MMAjunkie reader predictions: Make your picks for UFC Fight Night 86

  • 25 days ago
  • 10 views

We want your predictions for Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 86 event in Croatia, the promotion’s debut in that country. Vote in our polls for who you think will win on the next card. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Stipe Miocic 'not going home alone' after UFC 198 title fight with Fabricio Werdum

  • 24 days ago
  • 9 views

Stipe Miocic is happy to make the long journey to Brazil and challenge Fabricio Werdum for the UFC heavyweight title at UFC 198. He’s not doing it to leave empty-handed, though.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

The Question: Did UFC Make a Mistake Booking Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux?

  • 24 days ago
  • 16 views

It’s a story MMA fans have grown distressingly used to hearing—news of a hotly anticipated fight canceled at the 11th hour, followed immediately by the obligatory news of a short-notice replacement. read news >>