Archive: ufc russia

Oct 31, 2014 5:00 am

Vadim: ‘The UFC doesn’t need Russia’

“There are good chances. They would come and lost not much money. It will be a pleasure to me, if they run their events in Russia. The more MMA-events in our country, the better. But I don’t think that they need Russian market. Because of differences in time zones broadcasting would be uncomfortable. Besides, large...

Mar 25, 2014 6:52 pm

Magomedov: ‘Dana White will regret signing Russian fighters’

The recent influx of Russian talent signed to the UFC cannot be denied. Furthermore, those guys are good. Really good. It’s that exact reason that newly signed UFC heavyweight,¬†Rusian Magomedov, warns that once his countrymen swallow the UFC’s roster whole, the brass running the show will regret it. Check it: (via¬†– Props: “Soon...

Dec 13, 2013 9:00 am

UFC Imports Another Top Russian Prospect

The UFC is on the hunt for Russian talent and the latest addition to their roster comes by way of Dagestan, Russia in the form of lightweight prospect Rashid Magomedov. Magomedov joins his fellow Dagestani imports,Khabib Nurmagomedov, Rustam Khabilov and Azamat Gashimov in the UFC and according to’s Ariel Helwani, he will be making...