The main card for the blockbuster November 25th M-1 Challenge 53: Battle in the Celestial Empire, airing live on www.M1Global.TV from Wukesong Arena in Beijing, China, has been finalized with the addition of two potentially explosive featherweight fights.
Rijirigala Amu (8-3-0), of China, takes on unbeaten Kazakh fighter Sergey Morozov (4-0-0), while Jianwei “Yangtze Uksw” He (1-1-0) faces Russian Movsar Evloev in his professional debut.
Six of the best heavyweight MMA fighters in the world top the main card in three highly competitive, entertaining matches.
Undefeated M-1 Challenge heavyweight champion Marcin Tybura (11-0-0), of Poland, defends his title against Estonia’s unbeaten challenger Denis Smoldarev (8-0-0) in the main event.
In a Heavyweight Super Fight, Russian star Sergei “The Paratrooper” Kharitonov
(21-5-0) takes on former M-1 Global interim heavyweight champion Kenny “Deuce” Garner (14-7-0), who replaced injured Satoshi Ishii (12-3-1).
Latvian knockout artist Konstantin Gluhov (28-14-0) battles former M-1 Challenge heavyweight champion Damian “Polish Pitbull” Grabowski (19-2-0), of Poland, in a Special Heavyweight Attraction.
Also fighting on the main-card is unbeaten Ukrainian featherweight Pavel Vitruk (11-0-0) against Jungle Fight champion Rafael Miranda (9-4-0, of Brazil. Four-time Wushu Sanda champion Muslim “King of Wushi Sanda” Salikhov (5-1-0), of Russia, faces Brazilian striker Victor Kratos Sckoteski (5-1-0), and Russian featherweight Nikita “Piranha” Chistyakov (4-1-0) meets Honggang “The Master” Yao (10-4-0) to round-out this loaded card from top to bottom.
All fights and fighters are subject to change.