The former Bellator and M-1 Mw champion Alexander Shlemenko entered this fight with a professional mma record of 54-9-0 (72% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.19 middleweight in the world. He suffered two consecutive defeats in 2014, against Tito Ortiz (fight in which he moved up in weight class to the light-Hw division, Shlemenko vs Ortiz) and Brandon Halsey (losing his Bellator title Shlemenko vs Halsey) but then he has collected four victories and one no-contest beating Kendall Grove in his last bout (=Shlemenko vs Grove).
His opponent, Paul Bradley, has an official record of 23-7-0 (65% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.59 welterweight. He fought twice last year defeating Chris Honeycutt (=Bradley vs Honeycutt 2) and losing to Yushin Okami. Alexander Shlemenko vs Paul Bradley is the main event of the M-1 Challenge 75. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: M-1 Challenge 75: Shlemenko vs Bradley
Where: Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
Shlemenko’s previous fight: Alexander Shlemenko vs Kendall Grove
Shlemenko’s next fight: Alexander Shlemenko vs Brandon Halsey 2
Shlemenko vs Bradley Fight Video:
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