M-1 Challenge 73 Results: Emeev Edges Tokov, Idrisov Upsets Buchinger

On Friday, Dec. 9, M-1 Challenge hosted its 73rd event dubbed Battle of Narts from Nazran, Russia.

In the night’s main event, middleweight champion┬áRamazan Emeev fought Anatoly Tokov in a non-title affair.

In the evening’s co-main event, M-1 featherweight champion Ivan Buchinger took on undefeated Russian prospect Magomed Idrisov.


M-1 Challenge 73 kicked off at 9:30 a.m. ET on M1Global.tv.

Ramazan Emeev def. Anatoly Tokov by majority decision
Magomed Idrisov def. Ivan Buchinger by knockout (punches). Round 1 – for featherweight title
Movsar Evloev def. Lee Morrison by unanimous decision
Josh Rettinghouse def. Sergey Morozov by TKO (strikes). Round 1
Diego DÔÇÖAvila def. Zalimbeg Omarov by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Khamzat Dalga def. Christian Holly by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Alexei Nevzorov def. Andrey Lezhnev by TKO (punches). Round 2
Kurban Ibragimov def. Denis Polekhin by unanimous decision
Pavel Gordeev def. Erlan Ulukbekov by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Akhmadian Ozdoev def. Andrey Bylik by knockout (punches). Round 1
Akhmadkhan Bokov def. Elmar Mamedov by submission (armbar). Round 1