Hicham El Gaoui (right) takes on Dmitry Valent (Kunlun Fight/Facebook)

Kunlun Fight 55 Results: Stetsurenko Captures 80-Kilogram Tournament

On Saturday, Dec. 10, Kunlun Fight headed to Qingdao, China for Kunlun Fight 55.

In the night’s main event, the Kunlun Fight 80-kilogram tournament champion was be crowned. In the tournament semifinals, top-10 middleweight Hicham El Gaoui met Belorussian Dmitry Valent and Russia’s Alexander Stetsurenko took on Dutch-Surinamese prospect Darryl Sichtman. Sichtman entered the tournament in place of Marc de Bonte, who recently passed away in the Netherlands.

In the evening’s main card action, Kunlun Fight MMA champions Zhang Lipeng and Wang Sai returned to the ring against Spain’s Javier Fuentes and Koji Shikuwa respectively. Former top-10 featherweight Massaro Glunder took on China’s Zhang Chunyu. High-level Sanda fighter Mulsim Salikhov returned against Chinese favorite Nuera Mulali.


The event airs live at 4:30 a.m. ET on YY.com. Check back following the event for the full results.

Alexander Stetsurenko def. Dmitry Valent by decision – 80-kilogram tournament final
Steven Banks def. Ashihati by knockout.
MMA: Wang Sai vs. Koji Shikuwa
MMA: Zhang Lipeng def. Javier Fuentes by TKO (strikes). Round 1
Li Zhuangzhuang vs. Kong Lingfeng
Muslim Salikhov def. Nuerla Mulali by knockout (spinning backfist).
Massaro Glunder def. Zhang Chunyu by extra-round decision
Zhang Yang def. Komsan Hanchana by unanimous decision
Alexander Stetsurenko def. Darryl Sichtman by unanimous decision – 80-kilogram tournament semifinal
Dmitry Valent def. Hicham El Gaoui by unanimous decision – 80-kilogram tournament semifinal
Lin Qiangbang def. Lau Waicheuk by TKO. Round 3