Beautiful style and interesting techniques. The best fighter of Yamal vs the Brazilian
15:54 29 ноября 2019
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On the 21st of December Noviy Urengoy will host the tournament in mixed single combats of MMA. This is the fifth tournament in Yamal and the third for the prizes of the head of the region. This information was given on the 29th of November by the first deputy director of the department on physical culture and sports of Yamal Aleksey Shchelkonogov at the press conference in Noviy Urengoy.
UFC light heavyweight fighter Thiago Santos and UFC fighter Yana Kunitskaya, who is in the top 10 in the lightweight division, will be the special guests. They will hold free master classes for everyone. The autograph session will be held.
11 fights are planned in the octagon. Half the athletes are representing the arctic region — these are the fighters from Nadym, Noviy Urengoy and Salekhard. Their opponents are athletes from abroad: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Egypt and Brazil.
One of the best fighters of Yamal and promising athletes of the Russian MMA Alexander Maslov and a young, but strong and hardy Brazilian Wallyson Carvalho will meet in the main duel of the evening. Three rounds of 5 minutes each are waiting for them. However, the organizers consider that the combat can come to the end ahead of schedule as the athletes are ready to show beautiful style and interesting techniques in fighting, as the information and analytical office of the administration of Noviy Urengoy informs.
Two weight categories — heavyweights and super heavyweights will compete for belts of UFC Champions. Daniyal Zainalo from Surgut and Fabio da Silva from Brazil will compete for them, in addition to Maslov and Carvalho.
In addition to the professional fighters, two representatives of Noviy Urengoy Vadim Dmitriyev and Artyom Lesnik will step in the ring, for them the MMA fight will be the first in their life. They are not sportsmen but ordinary people, who will show that anyone can be engaged in mixed single combats, if he/she wants and will put maximum of efforts to it. Professional coaches are training them for the performance.
It should be added that traditionally the tournament will host the charitable auction. All raised funds will be used to help and support children with disabilities.
The head of the department on physical culture and sports Roman Ozhgibesov, the head of the Yamal Fight League Rinat Isayev, the head coach of the regional team in mixed single combats Shamil Daitbegov also answered questions of journalists about the upcoming event.