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 themoscowtimes.com.

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.

2 comments:

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.