On February, 19-th Moscow will host the biggest event of the year. That’s why two men are lucky to get an opportunity to fight at such a big stage as Timur Nagibin (6-1) and Mikhail Korobkov (9-0-1) are set to face off at M-1 Challenge 64.
Fighting for the Boets team in Orenburg, Russia Nagibin became a mster
of sports in “complex combat sport” and master of sorts candidate in
boxing and san shou before transition to MMA.
After the unlucky first attempt he went on to win 6 bouts in a row and
now he’s getting the chance of his life with M-1 Global in the context
of an event of this scale.
His opponent Mikhail Korobkov hails from Ryazan (Arta team) and
represents of Sech Pro team Saint Petersburg. His debut fight under
the M-1 banner left many questions unanswered. After 9 unquestionable
victories he was not able to defeat tough Brazilian in Rodrigo
Magalhaes. As a result the judges declared it a draw. Now Mikhail
needs to keep the critics’ mouths shut, justify fans’ advances and win
Two young talented up-and-comers will lock horns with high stakes for
the future of each of them. This promises to be an exciting one!