Damir Ismagulov (M-1)

M-1 Challenge 88 Results: Ismagulov Defends Lightweight Title, Evloev Submits Morozov

On Thursday, Feb. 22, M-1 Global hosted its 88th event from the Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s lightweight champion Damir Ismagulov clashed with challenger Raul Tutarauli of Georgia.

Gold was also on the line in the co-main event as bantamweight titleholder Movsar Evloev met Sergey Morozov of Kazakhstan.


The event aired live on M-1 Global TV at 11 a.m. ET. Check back following the event for the full results.

Damir Ismagulov def. Raul Tutarauli by unanimous decision – for lightweight title
Movsar Evloev def. Sergey Morozov by submission. Round 3 – for bantamweight title
Khadis Ibragimov def. Stephan Puetz by submission (bulldog choke). Round 3
Valery Myasnikov def. Joseph Henle by TKO (strikes). Round 1
Bair Shtepin def. Heliton dos Santos Davella by TKO (punches). Round 1
Maksim Yakobyuk def. Frank Kortz by TKO (ground and pound).
Busurmankul Abdibait Uulu def. Maxim Divnich
Aleksandr Osetrov def. Sergey Klyuev
Rubenilton Pereira def. Rinat Sayakbaev
Ruslan Shamilov def. Reda Oudgou by submission. Round 2
Vadim Shabadash def. Petar Petrov by knockout.
Talekh Nadzhafadze def. Vitaliy Slipenko by decision