M-1 Challenge 85 Results: Ismagulov Bests Karranca, Kukhalashvili Stops Puetz

On Friday, Nov. 10, M-1 Global hosted its 85th event from the Olimpiysky Sports Complex in Moscow, Russia.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s lightweight title was on the line between Kazakhstan’s Damir Ismagulov and Brazilian Rogério Matias.

The event kicked off at 10 a.m. ET with a streaming preliminary card. The main card followed at 1:30 p.m. ET.


Damir Ismagulov def. Rogério “Karranca” Matias by unanimous decision – for lightweight title
Giga Kukhalashvili def. Stephan Puetz by TKO. Round 1
Nate Landwehr def. Viktor Kolesnik by split decision
Abubakar Mestoev def. Alexey Makhno by knockout. Round 1
Arman Ashimov def. Rodrigo Melônio by knockout. Round 1
Ruslan Rakhmonkulov def. Maxim Divnich by split decision
Andrey Lezhnev def. Ilfat Amirov by split decision
Vazha Tsiptauri def. Frederico Gutzwiller by submission (guillotine choke). Round 3
Maksim Yakobyuk def. Viktor Trushov by submission. Round 2
Sergey Klyuev def. Oscar Suarez by submission (armbar). Round 1
Vitaliy Slipenko def. Kristijan Perak by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2
Josh Rettinghouse def. Aleksandr Lunga by split decision