Islam Murtazaev, a top fighter from the Russian Federation, will fight on the Mix Fight 42 event taking place on 6 July in Yerevan, Armenia. Mix Fight promoter Vardan Mnatsakanyan made the announcement on social media.
The veteran has competed for many top organizations and has scored some devastating knockouts, including a spinning elbow against Nicolas Mendes at Mix Fight 36, and a brutal KO of GLORY veteran Omar Moreno last November. The Moreno KO took place at the KOK World Series in Spain event last November. It’s considered by some as one of the best KOs of 2019.
Gago Drago Special Guest
In other Mix Fight 42 news, Armenian-Dutch fighter Gago Drago will be a special guest at the event.
A K-1 and It’s Showtime veteran known for his toughness and colorful ring entrances, Drago was a 2006 K-1 Max GP Semifinalist, and holds wins over Albert Kraus, Mohammed Khamal, and Warren Stevelmans during a memorable career.
The next Mix Fight event is Mix Fight 41, which takes place on 4 May in Bilbao, Spain. We’ll post the fight card and viewing information during fight week.