Brave CF 53 Results: Kim Outworks Akishev, Takhtay Chokes Sampaio

On Saturday, Aug. 21, Brave CF hosted Brave CF 53: Akishev vs. Kim from Almaty, Kazakhstan.

In the night’s main event, Kazakhstan’s Nurzhan Akishev met South Korea’s Tae Kyun Kim in a featherweight clash.

The action aired via the Brave CF site at 8 a.m. ET.


Tae Kyun Kim def. Nurzhan Akishev by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
Vasiliy Takhtay def. Roger Sampaio by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 1:14
Asu Almabaev def. Aleksander Doskalchuk by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 3:47
Olzhas Eskaraev def. Lucas Martins by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 2, 2:49
Brad Katona def. Bair Shtepin by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Azat Maksum def. Flavio Queiroz by knockout (punch). Round 1, 3:00
Akhmed Magomedov def. Ilyar Askhanov by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Damir Tolenov def. Nurbek Bolotbekov by submission (americana). Round 1, 3:25
Aktore Batyrbek def. Ernis Abdilakim Uulu by submission (triangle choke). Round 1, 1:02
Karim Ruzbakiev def. Kodirkhon Ganiev by unanimous decision (29-28 x3)
Bauyrzhan Kuanyshbayev def. Fakhriddin Mardiev by TKO (corner stoppage). Round 2, 5:00
Alisher Gabdullin def. Bekzat Saparov by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Zhasur Mirzamukhamedov def. Islambek Baktybek Uulu by unanimous decision (30-27 x3)
Maksat Zholdosh def. Sanjarbek Erkinov by submission (triangle choke). Round 2, 1:30