The first two middleweights for M-1 Grand Prix 2016 semi-final are to fight in Moscow on M-1 Challenge 64, February, 19
This is the fight which MMA fans have been waiting for years. Three times Bellator middleweight Champion Alexander “Storm” Shlemenko (Rusfighters, STORM, Russia), 51-9 is one of the strongest and most popular Russian middleweights. He has an impressive record with 51 wins in 60 bouts. Most of his fights he won by KO/TKO.
His opponent Vyacheslav Vasilevsky (FightSpirit, Russia), 27-3, former M-1 Challenge middleweight and light heavyweight Champion is one of Russian MMA fans favorite fighter. Talented striker and five times combat sambo World Champion, now he is ready for maybe the greatest challenge in his professional fighting career.
Two Russian athletes with their incredible striking skills are to headline the first M-1 Challenge event in 2016. Don’t miss it!