On Friday, March 31, Fight Nights Global returned to the Krylatskoye Sports Palace in Moscow, Russia for, Eurasia Fight Nights 62.

In the evening’s main event, Alexander Matmuratov fought Ilya Kurzanov for the Fight Nights Global featherweight title. Kurzanov won the previous meeting between the two at EFN 52.

In the main card action, former UFC veteran Levan Makashvili topped England’s Jack McGann by decision, Zhalgas Zhumagulov upset Artur Bagautinov in a comeback victory, and Russia’s Aliaskhab Krizriev defeated Croatia’s Matej Truhan.

The event aired live on UFC Fight Pass.

FULL RESULTS
Alexander Matmuratov def. Ilya Kurzanov by TKO (punches). Round 2, 0:49 -featherweight title
Levan Makashvili def. Jack McGann by unanimous decision
Zhalgas Zhumagulov def. Artur Bagautinov by knockout (punch). Round 2, 1:53
Aliaskhab Khizriev def. Matej Truhan by knockout (left hook to body). Round 1, 0:28
Magomed Yunusilau def. Allan “Popeye” by submission (arm-triangle choke). Round 1, 2:06
Omar Nurmagomedov def. Alym Isabaev by TKO (punches). Round 2, 3:32
Grachik Engibaryan def. Paul Marin by knockout (right hook). Round 2, 0:12
Ramil Mustapaev def. Sergey Faley by TKO (left hook). Round 3, 1:39
Nauruz Dzamikhov vs. Magomed Al-Abdullah ruled a majority draw
Nikita Burchak def. Alexey Safonov by knockout (punch). Round 2, 0:10
Kamil Abdulazizov def. Vadim Panevin by submission (kimura), Round 2, 3:13

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Zach Aittama
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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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