Damir Ismagulov told how he is preparing for the M-1 Challenge

The ex-champion of the organization Artem Damkovsky (Academy of MMA, Belarus) will resist the athlete on the arena of the sports Cultural Complex “Orenburg” during the international tournament on the mixed single combats.

These days Damir is based on the world Boxing Academy, which is located in Almaty in the foothills of the Zailijskij Alatau.


— Artem Damkovsky is a very serious good fighter. He’s the ex-champion of M-1 and was first performed when I did not know, what is mixed martial arts, the Important thing is that the last time he lost only three fighters very serious level: Taisumova, Wigely and Butenko. Artem has strong legs; he has biting blows and is able to defend himself from the fight. Hardy. My team and I have reviewed many fights. He has not performed for a long time and may have changed or improved something during this time. We are both thinking fighters, and whoever has better prepared wins. The one who will be smarter, faster. An intellectual battle awaits us. We are both versatile, and here who will outwit, he will win, – said Damir.

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Чемпион M-1 Global в лёгком весе Дамир Исмагулов ("Новый Поток" , школа "Шторм", клуб "Боец") вместе со своими тренерами Игорем Фунтиковым и Ильдаром Айсиным проводит свою подготовку к турниру M-1 Challenge 94 в Алмате, на базе Всемирной академии бокса АИБА. Тренировки проходят совместно с Даулетом Отарбаевым – чемпионом мира по тайскому боксу, Шилимовым Андреем – чемпионом мира по К1 и с другими именитыми спортсменами. 15 июня в Оренбурге в СК «Оренбуржье» состоится грандиозный международный турнир по смешанным единоборствам M-1 Challenge 94. В главном бою вечера первый в истории чемпион M-1 Challenge в легком весе Артем Дамковский бросит вызов действующему чемпиону Дамиру Исмагулову. #ФедерацияММА #Оренбуржье #Оренбург #НовыйПоток #NewStream #M1Challenge #турнир #M1 #ДамирИсмагулов #АртемДамковский

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For the first time the mixed martial arts tournament under the auspices of M-1 Global — M-1 Challenge 37 was held in February 2013. The legendary Russian fighter, the President of the Union of MMA of Russia Fedor Emelyanenko, visited it. A year later, M-1 Challenge 47 presented at the arena of SCC “Orenburg” fight between heavyweights – the famous fighter Jeff Monson and Shaban KA from France. The guest of honor of the tournament was the world Boxing star Roy Jones. In 2016 and 2017, the audience of the international tournament was a total of about nine thousand people.

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