Archive: Russian

Jul 14, 2014 2:49 pm

Fan Steps In To Replace Fighter During MMA Event

One of the stranger things that comes out of the MMA world is backyard/unsanctioned fights. Somehow these fights make their way onto the wonderful world of YouTube. In this video, we see a Russian MMA fighter no-show a fight, and as a result, a fan from the crowd steps in to fight. Check out the...

Jun 9, 2014 8:57 am

Greg ‘Sergei’ Jackson Does Russian Accent For Khabilov (Video)

Greg Jackson got into his character known as ‘Sergei’ between rounds while cornering Rustam Khabilov against Ben Henderson this past Saturday. Although Jackson put on a Russian accent, at times it sounded slightly Irish. Anyone that knows Jackson knows he is somewhat notorious for attempting different accents depending on the fighter he’s cornering. Check out...

Mar 13, 2014 9:40 am

The MMA ‘Russian Invasion’ That Never Was

You know that new influx of Russian fighters we’re seeing in MMA? Well, it turns out… you don’t. Ben Fowlkes of MMA Junkie caught up with Murat Keshtov, head of the K Dojo Warrior Tribe in New Jersey (the gym which houses many of these “new Russian fighters”), and Murat explained exactly why we might...