The former World Combat Sambo champion Ali Bagautinov entered this fight with a professional mma record of 19-6-0 (53% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.18 flyweight in the world. He lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2017, against Kyoji Horiguchi (Horiguchi vs Bagautinov) and Tyson Nam (Ali Bagautinov vs Tyson Nam), but then he has won five bouts defeating Denis Oliveira Fontes Araujo and Vartan Asatryan in his last two (Ali Bagautinov vs Vartan Asatryan).
His opponent, Zhalgas Zhumagulov, has an official record of 12-3-0 (58% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.21 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Vartan Asatryan in 2017, but then he has won over Shaj Haque, Tyson Nam (Tyson Nam vs Zhalgas Zhumagulov) and Tagir Ulanbekov (Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs Tagir Ulanbekov). Bagautinov vs Zhumagulov is the main event of Fight Nights Global 95. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: Fight Nights Global 95
Where: Russia, Sochi
Division: flyweight (125 lbs, 57 kg)
Bagautinov’s previous fight: Ali Bagautinov vs Vartan Asatryan
Zhumagulov’s previous fight: Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs Tagir Ulanbekov
Zhumagulov’s next fight: Zhalgas Zhumagulov vs Raulian Paiva
Bagautinov vs Zhumagulov full fight video:
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