On Saturday, April 1, Akhmat Fight returned to Astana, Kazakhstan for World Fighting Championship Akhmat 35.
In the night’s main card action, top Russian lightweight Khusein Khaliev made the first defense of his title against UFC veteran Valmir Lázaro, Akhmat bantamweight champion Said Nurmagomedov defended his belt against Brazil’s Anderson dos Santos, and Rakhman Dudaev bested Irmeson Oliveira by decision.
The event aired live on Boec TV (Russia).
Khusein Khaliev def. Valmir Lázaro by unanimous decision
Said Nurmagomedov def. Anderson dos Santos by submission (guillotine choke). Round 1
Rakhman Dudaev def. Irmeson Oliveira by unanimous decision
Abubakar Vagaev def. Jorge Filho by unanimous decision
Fanil Rafikov def. Aleksandr Panasyuk by unanimous decision
Ruslan Serikpulov def. Agshin Babev by TKO (ground and pound). Round 1
Goity Dazaev def. Samat Emilbekov by TKO (ground and pound). Round 2
Haseyn Daudov def. Andrei Ciubotaru by TKO (ground and pound). Round 2
Pavel Katrunov def. Aslambek Musaev by submission (triangle choke). Round 1
Imanali Gamzatkhanov def. Rashid Dagaev by unanimous decision
Shota Akhulashvili def. Shamkhan Danaev by TKO (ground and pound). Round 3
Murad Zeinulabidov def. Dias Eringaipov by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1
Vasiliy Takhtay def. Dzhamal Magomedov by unanimous decision