Fair Fight VIII took place today in the city of Yekaterinburg in the Russian Federation.
The fight card featured 13 bouts, including a main event title fight between champion Alexander Skvortsov and Czech challenger Michael Krcmar.
A replay is currently available on YouTube for those who missed the live action.
In the main event, Skvortsov retained his Fair Fight crown with a five round points win over Krcmar. It was the second successful title defense for Skvortsov, who defeated Rashid Salikhov in his first defense in February.
GLORY veteran Artur Gorlov, fighting out of the KO Kyshenko Gym, was extended to an extra round but won the decision against Beibulat Isaev. The two fighters appeared to exchange words after the decision, but fortunately there wasn’t a physical confrontation.
Prospect Vadim Vaskov remained unbeaten with a points win over Elkun Orujov. Vaskov knocked down his opponent in the first round, but couldn’t get the finish. Vaskov, fighting out of the Gridin Gym, is unbeaten in 11 fights and has defeated some quality fighters from the region.
Maxim Sulgin, a veteran of the ACB promotion, scored the only stoppage of the evening. Sulgin defeated China’s Jo Batong by second round TKO.
Vasily Semenov defeated Australia’s Jay Tonkin via extra-round decision.
21 April 2019
Fair Fight VIII
Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation
-70 kg: Alexander Skvortsov def. Michael Krcmar (Czech Republic)-Decision (Skvortsov Retains Fair Fight Title)
-95 kg: Artur Gorlov (Latvia) def. Beibulat Isaev -Extra Round Decision
-70 kg: Maxim Sulgin def. Jo Batong (China)-TKO Round 2
-84 kg: Sergey Veselkin def. Adelin Michael (Romania)-Decision
-72 kg: Vasily Semenov def. Jay Tonkin (Australia)-Extra Round Decision
-70 kg: Vadim Vaskov (Belarus) def. Elkun Orujov-Decision
-77 kg: Usubyan Mamuka def. Evgeny Vorontsov -Split Decision
-77 kg: Alexander Sanochkin def. Matej Kozubovsky (Czech Republic)-Decision
-80 kg: Dmitry Khabibullin def. Igor Vorobev-Decision
-77 kg: Ilyas Khamzin def. Alexander Khomenko -Decision
-70 kg: Nikita Kurbatov def. Konstantin Krasnov-Decision
-65 kg: Mikhail Ivanov def. Rodion Sheremet-Decision
-70 kg: Timur Gatin def. Ali Aliyev-Decision