Super die-hard MMA fans will be awake at 5 a.m. ET (2 a.m. PT) Saturday morning, Dec. 24, to watch, all the way from Russia, the International Tournament of Ultimate Fighting “Calling a Champion” streaming LIVE right here on ProMMAnow.com’s LIVE MMA EVENTS page courtesy of GoFightLive for $9.99.
“ITUF: Calling a Champion” will feature two 4-man tournaments, one at 205 pounds (93kg), the other at 132 pounds (60kg), featuring some of Europe’s top rising prospects, along with a superfight main event between multi-time, multi-division King of the Cage champion Tony Lopez (27-8) and Russian rising star Shamil Abdurahimov (12-1).
Lopez has won his last three fights. His most recent fight was just over a week ago, when he scored a fourth round TKO over Esteves Jones to reclaim the King of the Cage heavyweight title.
Here is the full fight card:
- Shamil Abdurahimov vs. Tony Lopez
- Gadzhi Hanipaev vs. Pavel Kulish
- Konstantine “Lacplesis” Gluhov vs. Jesse Gibbs
- Igor Slyusarchuk vs. Saparbeg Safarov
- Bahadir Ibragimov vs. Magomed Abdurahimov
- Ramazan Suleybanov vs. Akshin Babaev
- Vagab Vagabov vs. Vladimir Katyhin
- Murad Abdulaev vs. Alexander Butenko