On Saturday, March 30, M-1 Challenge returned to the Halyk Arena in Almaty, Kazakhstan for M-1 Challenge 101.
In the evening’s main event, Shavkat Rakhmonov took on Daniil Prikaza.
The preliminary card aired live at 8 a.m. ET on FITE TV via Combat Press. The main card continued live at 11:00 a.m. ET on FITE TV via Combat Press and Fight Network.
Shavkat Rakhmonov def. Daniil Prikaza by TKO (punches). Round 2, 2:16 – welterweight title
Khadis Ibragimov def. Rafał Kijańczuk by TKO (strikes). Round 1 – light heavyweight title
Anthony Dizy def. Abubakar Mestoev by majority decision
Mickael Lebout def. Alik Albogachiev by submission. Round 2
Jean Patrick def. Denis Tiuliulin by split decision
Zaur Gadzhibabayev vs. Tanner Boser ruled a draw
George Garcia def. Yuriy Chobuka by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 3, 4:45
Azamat Bakytov def. Boris Medvedev by unanimous decision
Vadim Shabadash def. Ivan Bogdanov by TKO (punches). Round 1, 3:51
Asu Almabaev def. Pierre Ludet by submission (guillotine choke). Round 2, 1:45
Abylaykhan Kadirzhan def. Beno Adamia TKO (punches). Round 1, 0:53