Sunday, August 21, 2011

Sambo Champ Killed Student

Russia -- A 25-year-old sambo World Champion and MMA fighter - originally from Dagestan - is accused of killing a 19-year-old student with a single blow following a quarrel.

The fighter turned himself in six days after hitting the younger student one time near the entrance of a Moscow nightclub, according to

The student had allegedly flirted with fighter's girlfriend. When he arrived a little later, the fighter spoke to the victim for several seconds before hitting him in the face and calmly walking away.


Indianapoils Jiu Jitsu said...

That's too bad, very unfortunate.

Torbjorn Arntsen said...

Very true.
It's unfortunate for the sport/art and a tragedy for those involved of course.