Review: 2014-04-04, pretty good work on the ground but it is not enough to get three stars: Marat Gafurov vs Lee Morrison gets two. The undefeated Marat Gafurov entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 8-0-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.34 featherweight in the world, last year he fought just once winning against Yuri Ivlev (=Gafurov vs Ivlev).
His opponent, Lee Morrison, has a record of 13-3-0 (62% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.69 in the same weight class, he suffered his last defeat in 2011 when he faced Thomas Leisman, since then he has collected eight consecutive wins. Gafurov vs Morrison, main event of M-1 Challenge 47, is valid for the M-1 Challenge featherweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: M-1 Challenge 47
Where: Orenburzhye Sport Hall, Orenburg, Russia
Division: featherweight (145 lbs, 66 kg)
Title: M-1 Challenge featherweight championship title
Gafurov’s previous fight: Marat Gafurov vs Yuri Ivlev
Morrison’s previous fight: Mikhail Malyutin vs Lee Morrison
Gafurov’s next fight: Marat Gafurov vs Rob Lisita
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