Review: 2013-04-04, Pat Curran vs Shahbulat Shamhalaev is close to get four stars thanks to a spectacular finish! Pat Curran (18-4-0) entered as the No.4 featherweight in the world while Shahbulat Shamhalaev (12-1-1) entered as the No.19. Curran vs Shamhalaev is valid for the Bellator featherweight title (Curran’s second defense); main event of Bellator 95. Watch the video!
Review: 2013-02-21, the fight between Rad Martinez and Shahbulat Shamhalaev was not particularly good but it gets three stars thanks to a spectacular finish. The American Rad Martinez (14-2-0) entered as the No.22 featherweight in the world while the Russian Shahbulat Shamhalaev (11-1-1) entered as the No.35. Martinez vs Shamhalaev is the final of the Bellator featherweight tournament (Season 7); main event of Bellator 90. Watch the video!
Review: 2012-11-02, good fight between Mike Richman and Shahbulat Shamhalaev: three stars. Mike Richman (13-1-0) entered as the No.33 featherweight in the world while Shahbulat Shamhalaev (10-1-1) entered as the No.84. Richman vs Shamhalaev is the semifinal of the Bellator featherweight tournament; undercard of Thiago Santos vs Richard Hale – Bellator 79. Watch the video!
Review: 2012-10-12, pretty good fight between Shahbulat Shamhalaev and Cody Bollinger but it is not enough to get three stars. Cody Bollinger entered the fight with a record of 13-2-0 while Shahbulat Shamhalaev had a record of 9-1-1. Bollinger vs Shamhalaev, quarterfinal of the Bellator featherweight tournament, is on the undercard of Eddie Alvarez vs Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire – Bellator 76. Watch the video!